We decided to go to CVS and get passport photos before going to the passport office. I rounded up all the little people and dragged them with me to the store. It was busy but the manager took us over to their pull-down screen and took care of us.
While waiting for the photos to process, I got to hear about Manager Mike’s travels. He wanted to know where we were planning to go. One thing led to another and he told me about some of his favorite places. He lived in Spain for 3 years. His kids speak Spanish fluently (although he does not). He lived in Iceland for 3 years. He said it is the best possible place in the world to go if you love nature. He was there when the volcano erupted under the ice and broke part of the glacier free. But my favorite bit? He talked about new foods. Being married to a foodie is turning me into one, so, of course, I wanted to hear about the food. The two best meats he’s ever had in his whole life: