Wow, it has been a *long* time (6 weeks) since our last blog. Not sure what happened there … I guess school was one thing. I came back after the nice Christmas break for a couple of weeks of classes. I had a lovely email at the start of the year from one of my senior students: “We are at the start of a whole … Continue reading Mid-February


HI all, it’s Dale here and this blog post is about food, as a number of people have expressed interest in the topic. Not that I am a good cook or food connoisseur by any stretch of the imagination, but I will share some eating experiences with you to date. As famous as Turkish delight is, there are many other treats and dishes that are … Continue reading Food!

This and That

Hi everyone: this will be a short blog, but I thought I’d tell you about a few things, and I’d like to post as regularly as I can. Dale has plans to do a post focusing on food, which seems to be of interest to many of you. As I said in my last blog, this past week was the Bayram holiday. In addition to going to … Continue reading This and That