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Eine petite Checkliste

.Was braucht man so am Anfang?
Also ganz ehrlich, es ist ein neuer Lebensabschnitt. Eine neue Station unseres Lebens. Wir können jetzt (wirklich!) mit ganz neuen Vorsätzen hieran gehen – a fresh start, wie meine Freunde aus England sagen würden. 274 more words


Hazelnut foraging

It rained all weekend, and I could feel the ground gulping it down after weeks of dry heat.  No sign of mushrooms yet, but if it’s hazelnuts you like, now is the time to get out there.   202 more words

Ganevat caveat

Vin de France 2014, J’en veux encore !!!, Anne & Jean-François Ganevat ($36.75, 12884190)
The original label, an ink sketch of the backside, from the shoulders to the knees, of a seated young woman wearing only a thong, has been replaced for the Quebec market with a text-only label. 320 more words

Tasting Notes

Delémont, Switzerland

After a very few hot days, July 31st promised to be a lot cooler, so Jan and I decided to go hiking… just in time for me to sneak it in for July’s contribution to take 12 trips ;-). 692 more words


Islay and Jura - Two Wheelin' all the Distilleries

I knew I’d be back some day to see more if Islay and this time a bit more ground was covered with bikes taken on to the island, and over to Jura, than on the… 694 more words


Fat Bikes on the Inner Hebrides - Scotland

We are sitting inside our zipped up tent wearing hats, head nets, gloves, zipped up coats and trousers tucked into socks.  It’s very hot. Yep, it’s the midge summer season. 1,976 more words