Cliff & Sarahare trying not to revisit any cities/regions until they’ve seen everything once…but, c’mon. Who can resist Provence?
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Monthly Archives: April 2007
I know I’ve written about this upcoming trip to France several times now (here and here), so don’t feel you have to read *yet another* post. This post is intended as a packing list for us, and also a request … Continue reading
It means “Asparagus Week” in German. This, together with the Christmas Market and to a simultaneously more subtle and obvious extent, the party instinct (including Oktoberfest), must be one of those German or at least Bavarian things that after a … Continue reading
I thought it was Nicolas Sarkozy, but maybe it’s Kevin McDonald after all.
It’s not Mother Teresa, Jesus, or even Elvis — but the “Almond Brothers” revealed themselves my dad as he was preparing to use them in a salad. It’s unclear whether he followed through on his intention to eat them. I … Continue reading
Seasons are a funny thing. Probably in much of the urbanized western world, Spring and Summer mean the orange barrels of construction. That’s the case here too — all kinds of intersections are getting congested around town due to the … Continue reading
I upgraded to the latest versionof (K)Ubuntu yesterday — it’s nicknamed “Feisty Fawn” (previous version nicknames have been “Warty Warthog”, “Breezy Badger” and other silliness). It’s still in beta, officially, but it seems to be working surprisingly well. Even Sarah … Continue reading
Feast your ears and eyes on this — it’s the musical stylings of my mom’s entire family, as led by my dad on guitar and prompted by my mom with cue cards to honor my grandfather and his reputation as … Continue reading
We’re big fans of the “Party-Jukebox” function as it’s known in the German version of iTunes (I think it’s “party-shuffle” or similar in the English-language version). But why does Girlfriend by Michael Jackson keep coming up in my playlist — … Continue reading