There’s no place like home

They say that home is where you hang your hat, and that’s certainly true for many of us expats. Grandparents and parents have passed away, and children are scattered around up north, starting their own families, creating their own homes and generating their own traditions. My hat is hung here in Cuenca with Jackie. We happen to be particularly lucky in that several months ago, we invited Jackie’s business partner, a young Venezuelan man and his fiancé, to live with us. They have a couple of cousins, a brother, and other good friends also in Cuenca, and they have collectively…

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