Monthly Archives: January 2012

Hit The Road, Jacques

And don’t you come back no more, no more. In honor (?) of my car’s alternator dying and necessitating a trip via tow truck to the dealership today, here are a few auto-related items making the news in France recently: … Continue reading

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The Richest Meal in Town

I’m not much of a gourmand. Even after 5+ years in the land of UNESCO-listed gastronomy, I still tend to stick with the basics when it comes to cooking. (But I do like to read through the Sunday paper supplements … Continue reading

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Why Newmans of Leguevin?

Why not? Ringing in the new year, I decided to change the URL for this little blog. It’s now; it used to be Thankfully, WordPress made the switch about as easy as could be. Some background: Way, way, … Continue reading

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Annie’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve

This is the first blog entry of the year and it’s the first one under the new (and dare I say: improved) URL: We spent NYE 2011-2012 rockin’ in the NY with American, FR, and Mexican friends at Annie’s … Continue reading

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