An Unexpected Extra

An Unexpected Extra

This afternoon, our oldest son’s college sent us an update on their plans to bring students back for the second semester.  They start up again just ten days from now. Beyond the various and important details on testing protocols and timing, allowed socializing...
Time for Creativity

Time for Creativity

As I write this, the sound of the sander reverberates up the stairway from the basement.  Plus, there is that “special” odor of polyurethane permeating out from the kitchen, causing my head to pound.  Half of the main kitchen countertop and half of the...
Australia Program Update

Australia Program Update

The Australian programs report that the “world needs to calm down before we open borders.” In fact, one program commented, “We now have closed borders within [different parts] of Australia, so to be honest, I have no idea when/if they will be open in...
New Zealand Program Update

New Zealand Program Update

Interest in traveling to New Zealand for an agricultural work or training experience is strong right now, according to the partners that Global Cow works with. But the New Zealand borders remain closed. “The country still maintains strict travel borders and, as...