Here today, Saigon tomorrow

A family from California moves to Ho Chi Minh City. Hilarity ensues.

Monthly Archives: December, 2013

A Catch-Up Laundry List of Holidays & Celebrations!

It’s that time of year, folks!  The air cools down to the low nineties.  The rain comes somewhat less frequently.  And the locals decorate everything with snow-themed schlock.  Yep, it’s … Continue reading

December 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Italians in our midst: melting vs. mosaic vs. “international”

Yesterday I accompanied The Big O to a birthday party at a house (which is called a “villa” here) in Thao Dien, the next neighborhood over.  The birthday girl is … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · 1 Comment