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Vacation in Okinawa: Hiding from the Coronavirus Panic

We planned our Chinese New Year break vacation to Okinawa way before we were aware of the whole coronavirus mess going on in Wuhan. We left Shanghai on January 18th and I think I may have had some vague awareness that there was some outbreak going on somewhere else in China. During our week-long stay… Continue reading Vacation in Okinawa: Hiding from the Coronavirus Panic

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Surviving an International Flight with a One-Year-Old (Just Barely)

Yesterday, I found myself lost and dazed in Seoul's Incheon airport with a sweaty one-year-old poorly tied to my front, a mountain of heavy suitcases, and one pee-soaked shoe. I couldn't find any sign for the baggage claim, and all the English-speaking Delta employees had bolted after I was the last person off the plane.… Continue reading Surviving an International Flight with a One-Year-Old (Just Barely)