What’s the deal with… time?

Lately I’ve been thinking about time. Ronin came home from the hospital on Friday, January 19. He’s been home for almost four weeks now. He just turned eight months. I know these are both facts. So why is it that half of my brain thinks he was only born days ago, while the other half feels like this last year...

Mika’s Mochi Rice Cakes 餅

Mochi is a traditional Japanese rice cake that dates back to the 6th century. In the United States it started gaining popularity in the ’90s, and can now be easily...

Oranges and chimpanzees

I’m writing this post while Ronin’s back in surgery, part deux. Technically this surgery is an angioplasty to widen the main, left and right branches of his pulmonary artery. It...