Christmas Light Show in Banciao City, Taiwan

Christmas comes to Taiwan once again, and this time, it showed up in a glorious display of lights in Banciao City near the Banciao Train Station. There are several areas throughout Taiwan that set up Christmas lights and decorations for pedestrians to enjoy, but I think the best Christmas light show is in Banciao. Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas, Darling

Well, since this is the fourth time I’ve had to start this post, I’m going to make it short and sweet.  Needless to say, I feel for all the bloggers out there who write from a dial-up connection. That’s why you haven’t heard much from me on this trip. The travel chronicles, and yes, yes, yes, the wedding photos and details will be posted during the first week of the new year. I promise! Speaking of which, Merry Christmas and Continue Reading →

We’re Off!

Well, we’re off.  I’m heading home for Christmas for the first time in six years. I have a wedding coming up in less than a month and I can’t wait to get home!  Wedding planning and work has kept me extra busy this last month and I’m feeling more than a little burnt out from the stress of it all. I’ve been sleepwalking through these last few weeks. I’m looking forward to relaxing with my family and friends in a Continue Reading →

The Ears Hear…Kinda

I haven’t written much about my health lately, only because I felt like I was boring everyone to tears. But, I keep getting emails from friends and family inquiring, so I figured I’d better give y’all an update. My hearing problems began almost a year ago this week. I still can’t believe the course it has taken over the past year. I swear, my doctors must be really happy to see me because I’m sure my bills alone keep them Continue Reading →