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The Bistro

Once a week for lunch, my daughters and I meet so nous parlons Francais et mangeons au Bistro. Our combined New Year’s resolution had been to get the Rosetta Stone for French and either learn or improve our existing/non-existing knowledge of the language. 398 more words


Day 13 - Free Day in London--Right!

Our travel guide set up a free day every other day for us in London and that was brilliant.

We ate another great breakfast and headed for the Tube. 338 more words

My Thoughts

I lost my streak :(

I did it. I lost my streak. For real. No chance to win it back. I’ll cut straight to the chase:

To add to that, I haven’t been great at getting a good amount of XP when I do go on Duo, and I haven’t been very onto it with Rosetta Stone lately. 154 more words


Rosetta Stone Review

It’s been a year and a half since we took the plunge with Rosetta Stone to teach my oldest Spanish.  We have learned so much in that time, and not all of it has been Spanish. 383 more words


Still can’t speak Chinese

Which is embarrassing. If there was a skill to come to China and learn, that’s the obvious one. I suppose it speaks to my sociability that it’s been about fifteen years now and, well crap, I still speak only English. 491 more words


I am getting REALLY great at Spanish!

You betcha he maintained mi Duolingo streak por cuarenta días!! Estoy AMAZING!!! Solo perdí mi streak probablemente tres o cuatro veces!!! Pero yo lo gané back! 303 more words



We consider ourselves seasoned independent travelers, but we decided to hire a guide and driver for our first 2 days in Cairo. Our friend Ania recommended Mostafa, who frequently guides US embassy guests. 462 more words