MyGrandpaIsJimYih.com

MyGrandpaIsJimYih.com is a website intended to archive and document my grandfather’s beautiful life.

My Grandpa

Ever since I was born, my grandpa has been one of my best friends. The nonchalant 60 year age difference means that we are almost at diametric points of our lives, which somehow gives us a combined wisdom and youthful … Read More

homemade violins & new york pizza | day 22 | 5250 miles

july 22nd, 2015 | 3 hours ahead

Okay, so the pizza wasn’t homemade. But this is Henry, and this is a violin that he made by hand. He reads this blog, so I have to be truthful here (uh oh). As the story goes, he was frustrated by the quality and price of the kids’ … Read More

roots | day 17 | 3958 miles

july 17th, 2015 | 3 hours ahead

In 1995 a young man and his wife moved to Fredericksburg, Virginia from their parent’s home in Foster City, California. He was getting promoted to an outside sales position for a large biotech company called Biogenics, and she was looking for an adventure away from home. They bought … Read More