I know a couple who ditch New Year's Eve resolutions and instead choose to do one new thing each year. This year she chose to learn fencing. She's never done it and doesn't know the least thing about it. When I asked her about it, she said, "I...

Naomi Kaye Honova grew up in the Bay Area, California and has also lived in NYC, Prague and Jerusalem. She currently lives in Munich, Germany with her Czech husband Jan. She has a Master's in Social Work and also studied creative writing at her undergrad,...

Today the most famous Dairy Queen in America opens its doors, once again. It's tradition.  Never mind that March 1st can be twenty below. People show up by the hundreds to stand outside and eat ice cream. Our D.Q. is the old-fashioned kind, with a walk-up...

I've been married for 33 years. And it's the strangest thing: I no longer hear my husband's accent. Other people hear his accent and ask where he is from. I don't think of him as "foreign." He has a great English vocabulary and teaches agriculture...