Monthly Archives: June 2009

Happy Now Jim?

  For the past two weeks, J has been asking me, "Have you posted the duck yet?  Have you posted the duck yet?"   Today, I post the duck.  And I also post a picture of little hook…er, uh, a … Continue reading

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It’s Come to This

  Today’s Non Sequitur comic:  

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It’s Ba-a-a-a-ck: The Coda

  Yesterday, J and I went to Lidl to stock up on some of the goodies of "Saveurs d’Amerique."  J esp. wanted more of the cranberry juice and brownie cookies.  Alas, wouldn’t you know it but when we got there, … Continue reading

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It’s Ba-a-a-a-ck

  Faithful readers will recall my award-winning (well, I’m sure it deserves an award) essay from January of this year, American Cuisine? (http://skinsphins.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!FCB2CF114ECC39C7!1975.entry?).  The entry discussed some of the American products on offer at our favorite discount grocery store, Lidl, … Continue reading

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Dublin in June

   If you look at the photo album “Graduation at Chateau de Larroque,” you’ll see where J just graduated from high school.  As his graduation present, I took him to the place in Europe that he has most wanted to visit: … Continue reading

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