Cliff & Sarahare developing quite a culinary acumen at home due to the high costs associated with restaurants in Europe.
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Monthly Archives: January 2006
Germans seem continually amazed that cake can be so soft and moist and fluffy. Continue reading
Last night, a muse whispered in my ear again while Let’s Dance by David Bowie was playing on iTunes. She told me that while singing that song, he was channeling Katherine Hepburn. Listen closely on the refrains, where s/he sings … Continue reading
Partly due to some New Year’s resolutions, and partly due to some personal goals related to our upcoming travels, and partly just because it’s good for us, we joined a gym today. Our pals Tammy and Matthias have been members … Continue reading
I’m not really sure how to define this. It started out with a disappointing chicken and dumplings recipe I found online. Then I thought, ‘I can come up with something better.’ I ended up thickening the soupy brothy part with some cornstarch and throwing in some instant German Semmelkn?del (like a big dumpling make of StoveTop stuffing – better than it sounds). The recipe that follows is a basic, improvised chicken soup that probably improves with adaptation. Continue reading
So, after the boss man approved my trip request, Sarah and I met up at the Regensburg VHS to get our weekly dose of physical and emotional stretching and relaxation in and then came home to purchase a flight. Sarah … Continue reading
We’re going to be purchasing our tickets to come to Detroit in October today, so if anyone has anything they want to discuss with us about the trip, please e-mail us. That way we can get everything squared away before … Continue reading
So, the other night, we were channel surfing a little bit and on Viva or MTV a Shakira video came on. Out of the blue, I said “Well, at least she hasn’t plucked her eyebrows into oblivion.” After a short … Continue reading
Which translates to: I passed my test!!! I am so relieved – I seriously thought I was going to bite it after the oral test, but I seem to have squeeked by! Woo-HOO!!!