Snowmageddon 2010

Some mornings can seem rather cold and uninviting.  But compared to yesterday morning? Not so much. Snowmageddon, Snowpacolypse, snOMG!, pick-your-nickname-for-the-blizzard, hit Washington DC on Friday night and looks like it has shut us down at least through today...

Have I mentioned that I like to be out* in wacky weather?

I was thinking about that as I was playing in traffic riding home this evening while the rain got harder and harder. Being out in the weather can be really invigorating; it makes you realize how lucky you are to be alive, how very amazing nature is, and how little...

Rain In Xi’an

We were expecting Xi’an to be one of the hottest places we’d visited.  We couldn’t beleive our luck when we found it to be cold and rainy. We all enjoyed Xi’an and found it to be a pleasent, attractive...