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Four months in...

“Tell your friends, your lady friends, that Greek men are the greatest in the world. And Greece is the most beautiful country in the world.” This from the gregarious (Is there any other kind?) Greek man at Loukumami in Halandri. 303 more words

Sidewalks of Halandri

I did a fair amount of complaining about the state of the sidewalks when I first got here. But now that I’ve grown accustomed to their general decrepitude, I noticed something a bit peculiar. 128 more words

Time for (another) haircut

To me, the sign of a good hairdresser is not only in the skill of cut and styling, but also the repore I establish with everyone there. 393 more words

A weekend visit from Uncle Chris

This past weekend Uncle Chris (Noah’s godfather) flew from Ohio to DC to hang out with Noah for a long weekend. Chris arrived midday Friday, and the first thing we did was head to Smash Burger for lunch. 508 more words

Fun Outings

Another Eggcellent Easter

Noah had another fun-filled Easter this year. The Friday before Easter, Noah’s preschool had a huge Easter egg hunt in the park across the street from the school. 430 more words

Fun Outings

Another fun workshop at Home Depot

This past Saturday we took Noah to another kids workshop at our local Home Depot. Noah made a Valentine’s mailbox at last month’s workshop, and this time he got to build and paint a wooden wagon for his toys. 39 more words

Fun Outings

Today is the Day

A couple weeks ago I spent a very, very cold day moving most of our house into my dad’s bonus room. Well, three very nice gentlemen Stevie, Scott, and TJ did all the heavy lifting. 187 more words