Adios

Checked out and starting the journey back.  (Ian will drop the bottle of orange juice right after this picture. Is it in protest?) We’re leaving 28C to head back to -9C tonight. Not exactly something to look forward to.  (There was just a sprinkle of rain…maybe our timing is perfect?)

A player

Clearly we’re raising a kid who likes sports and games.  Our daily routine involves playing a game or two of fussball: I’m beginning to understand EXACTLY what’s involved in Gladwell’s 10,000 hours theory (from Outliers); I’ve put in the first 5 at the table tennis table.  Also, he discovered today that we could borrow a […]

Fun, Off-Resort

Decided to get-outta-Dodge for a day.  Ian had opted for wearing a Cleveland baseball cap this trip over his Blue Jays hat. Turned out to be an excellent decision. We discovered that the home province of Edwin EncarnaciĆ³n is La Romana: where we’re staying. Definitely got some attention from the baseball-lovers.  Naturally, we landed in the back […]

The fun continues…

The resort is certainly a hit with Ian:  He, fortunately, has his mother’s ability to tan (rather than his father’s: burn).  Conversely, he’s prone to people watching–like his old man.  Lots of fun, and a tired kid. We’ll see if he can continue his streak–no napping since he was three.