Jan and I are in Istanbul, visiting family and friends. In less than a week, Elif and Mina will arrive to spend the rest of our time together. I felt
He started suffering last night, continued this morning as well. He could not get comfortable laying down, panting from pain. We knew this day would
Since our visit to the American Girl store for lunch, we have continued to enjoy the visit of our girls. We watched movies, they went to visit with
The week started with the Fathers Day which greeted me with a couple of lovely roses Jan picked up for me from the back yard. In addition to their
Every time I visit Istanbul I find many things that have changed. Since my last visit in 2012 it is hard not to notice the obsession with "towers" in
Yesterday we went to Efendi's restaurant for dinner. He opened a new place a couple of years after closing the one he operated for quite some time.
Elif and Mina came for a visit on August 10, 2015, for ten days. Mina has grown quite a bit, she has shed her childish form and assumed a young girl
Dan and Melissa invited us for a barbecue to welcome Ian back home from a four-month trip to Tibet as a study abroad student. He looked great, and of
Jan and I remember our friend Nevin, who passed away on April 6, 2015, with fond memories. Rest In Peace Nevin.