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Shabbos Blessing- Week 7

“Hi. I’d like to buy beans,” I told the barista, letting my coffee-snob self out of the box. In accented but clearly fluent English he chatted with me for several minutes about acidity levels, brewing methods, and sourcing. 994 more words


autumn colours

The best time to go autumn colour hunting is when it’s sunny. Sunny days are mighty rare around here right now A few days back there was enough sunshine to tempt me to hike a little farther than usual in order to find some really pretty trees. 93 more words


Stop And Smell The Flowers

I haven’t been as active here lately as I would like to be.  I plan on trying to be more present.  So much has happened this past summer and I honestly just haven’t felt the need to share too much.  579 more words

The Pack!

5PM, peacefully noisy city

i. I’m walking and I’m at peace despite the world blaring outside 156 more words


Sonsbeek Park, Arnhem

I love Arnhem, because it has a completely different charm than the stereotypical Dutch city. One of the most peaceful places in the city is Sonsbeek Park – 200 hectares of greenery fashioned after an English country garden. 91 more words

Day Trips

Thank you, thank you, thank you

To all who kindly sent a b-day greeting my way, thank you so much. Some of you know I have spent some of my time in recent years denigrating social media and such, but at times like this, when I see your names and your lovely faces in the little thumbnail pix, I realize you all still mean a lot to me and I am humbled that you find time in your busy lives to remember this old journalist. 128 more words

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A Little Night Walking

Rain and I took a walk last week under cover of darkness. The streets are nearly empty in our neighborhood once it starts getting dark early and the rainy season starts. 317 more words