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Babies in the Mist

Babies in the Mist

When we last left off, loyal readers, our family was operating with a headcount of three. Max Nevis Herickhoff finally graced us with his presence in Minnesota… merely a week late & two ounces heavier than his sister (9lb 7oz, and 22″ long).  (We chose...

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Yes, we have seen wildlife here!

Yes, we have seen wildlife here!

Lest you think (from my sluggish posting cadence) that our initial ~5 months in Tanzania have been animal-free, I assure you they were not! We did manage to sneak in a long weekend in Mikumi National Park in December before Paige and I departed for BabyWatch2017 in...

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Halloween abroad

Halloween abroad

Some of my favorite experiences from our first stint living overseas in Mexico City were learning about the local holidays/cultural traditions, while also figuring out how to celebrate our US holidays from afar. Halloween was less of a...

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Eid Mubarak!

Eid Mubarak!

We had a public holiday today (Monday, September 12) here in Dar es Salaam in honor of Eid al-Adha. For those unfamiliar (including myself), Eid al-Adha is Islam’s holiest festival that “…commemorates the day when prophet Abraham was going to...

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