Monthly Archives: November 2008

Joyeuse Jour de Merci Donnant

  Happy Thanksgiving to all from the other side of the Pond! Advertisements

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ARGHHH!

  So the missus recently went in for some outpatient "work" (a nose job if you must know) and early in the evening, after her surgery, we’re waiting for the doc to show up so that M can get discharged.  … Continue reading

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Not That There’s Any Pressure or Anything

  Our local paper, La Depeche (www.ladepeche.fr) had Obama on the cover yesterday w/ this headline: All The Hopes of the World.  The subhead called his election "historic" and "a planetary event."  

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How We Spent Our Toussaint Vacance

   We just returned from a 10-day trip to Belgium, Luxembourg and Reims, FR (the Champagne Capital of the World).  The occasion was the guys’ first break of the school year: the Toussaint Vacance.  Toussaint – All Saints’ Day in … Continue reading

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We Interrupt This Blog for an Important Message

  I’ll be darned if I know how they found me but yesterday folks from a news radio station came to the house and interviewed J and I about today’s election.  This ought to be interesting: the "interview" was done … Continue reading

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We Recently Went to…

    What can I say?  It seemed like a good idea at the time.  And…we were right!  Belgium ("Belgique" for those of us in FR) is one of the funnest (sue me Word Police) places we’ve been to since … Continue reading

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