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Sunday Musings: Roast Beef, Fireflies, and Golf Balls

As I prepared the roast beef for the oven, my thoughts wandered to my childhood.

On Sunday afternoons in what seems like a lifetime ago, we (my Dad, Mom, and siblings) often went to my paternal grandmother’s house… 492 more words

General Interest

We're On Vacation!

Has it really been 6 months since we’ve blogged? Without daily internet you can get backed up and before long you don’t know where to start. 749 more words

Road Trips

Chapter 2: A Victorian House in the Thirties

In spite of the shortage of money and the period, we had a rich and varied diet. This was managed by my mother without the aid of a refrigerator.  1,446 more words


Quick Walmart Stew

Want Homemade tasting stew, but don’t have hours to make it? Try this:

Yield 4 servings in 30 minutes

1/4 cup Pictsweet Seasoning Blend vegetables… 146 more words


Moving out!

Mission complete: after two 5 and half hour train journeys with suitcases, and a there and back in the car, we’ve succeeded in moving from Paris to Toulouse.  107 more words


On déménage !

Nous y sommes, l’étape du déménagement de Paris à Toulouse est faite ! Nous sommes arrivés dans la nuit de lundi après une journée à descendre des cartons, courir au parcmètre, installer le lit sur le toit de la voiture… et bien sûr, conduire pendant 8 heures sous une pluie torrentielle. 89 more words


Doxy's French Dip

This may be the easiest recipe ever! Dinner was done in less than 10 minutes…and it was delicious!

Here’s what you’ll need: