Istanbul Not Constantinople

Shhhhh….It’s 3:00 a.m. in Turkey and I’m very quietly writing this post while the rest of the Six sleep peacefully in our magical cave hideaway in Urgup, Cappadocia. At home, I’m a creature of the night, but on the road, my opportunities for nocturnal activity are limited. By the time the sun sets, I’m usually…

Six in the Airport, or Losing the Hamster Dance

We’ve been off the radar for a few days since we’ve once again been continent hopping–Africa to Europe to Turkey (the one country that occupies two continents: Europe and Asia). During that time we’ve received an overwhelming number of emails and comments from Oprah viewers wishing us well and offering words of support for our…