Monthly Archives: May 2007

Hey! Where did that one come from?

  OK, so last night the missus and I are out on the side patio, her w/ a glass of wine and me w/ a glass of Scotch and smoking a cigar.  ‘Twas a right pleasant night: stars and moon … Continue reading

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Watch that S-Car Go!

  Saturday night, we – Le Famille Newman – decide to eat at one of the two Chinese restaurants in town, the Royaume du Jade.  Naturally, being FR residents, we walk.  Now, it had rained most of that afternoon and into … Continue reading

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Questions, do we get questions

  Our #1 (w/ a bullet) Question is: How can I leave a comment?   It seems as though folks are just dying to know more about how, what, where or why we did some thing that’s discussed on the … Continue reading

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Golf ball, no, Baseball

  We’re in the middle of the spring pollen season over here in southern FR.  And there is one culprit in particular that needs discussing.   There’s some tree here – I don’t know its name – but it’s big, probably … Continue reading

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Mis-Steak Hache

  First, "steak hache" (stay-kah-shay) is FR for "hamburger."  Second, we Americans all the know the joke about hot dogs being sold in packs of 8 while hot dog buns are sold in packs of 6 or 10.   Would it … Continue reading

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