american pastime, seventh inning stretch, captain jack sparrow

Why do they wear hats? This is a true Tessa question. I’ll admit, when my mom and extended family said/wrote on my wall, Go Gamecocks, my mind raced. What sports season are we in? Baseball. The American pastime (pass-time?). It always brings questions to my mind. Questions, yes, I have many in life. As you…

history

I like, no, love history. I love learning about the past because it paints a picture of why the present is the way it is. Many of today’s problems have their roots in the past, in events that have transpired. I was reminded of that today when I listened to men and women from villages…

While in Vietnam

While in Vietnam: I ate pho perched on a squat stool. A Singaporean man sitting behind us told us he wasn’t eating because he was already 105 kg. I discovered I have very expensive tastes in (fake) designer handbags (the most expensive was a Gucci at $380). We ate at a Vietnamese restaurant that gives…