Wednesday night I traveled to Lyon as I had an all day meeting scheduled with my colleagues there. The hotels in Lyon were pretty full so I was booked into this hotel in Perouges, which is nearby. Perouges is actually a medieval town, movies h... Read more
Last week the Kittehs got their flea meds put on them. They were not happy, given that they view this activity as a "dog thing" which obviously does not apply to the more highly evolved felines.
Usually they find a way to exact revenge wit... Read more
Today a coworker asked how was my weekend and if I did anything in the area.
I responded "Le dimanche j'ai couru 15km".
See, I'm learning French! The grammar is the somewhat easy part, the vocabulary is hard.
Anyway...translated ... Read more
I mentioned before I signed up on Nerd Fitness for the Morning Mile Challenge.
Last week Thursday was a holiday in France and I had Friday off work to make it a long weekend so sort of on the spur of the moment I decided we could go on a sh... Read more
Today mine is "Dog", which in Cat speak is the equivalent of something unprintable.
Today was flea med day. They are allowing themselves to be bought off with a can of lamb & turkey food, but I'm not fooled. They are plotting revenge.
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A few weeks ago I signed up over at Nerd Fitness. He has some great tell it like it is blogs, which make a nice change from SP.
Don't get me wrong, SP is great too and very supportive but sometimes the hard truths have to be said without a... Read more
It makes me crazy to hear people complain about the government and then hear them say that they don't bother to vote!
If you don't vote...you don't get to complain! You had a chance to make a difference and chose to ignore it. Voting is y... Read more
A coworker went to the US last week and was kind enough to offer to go shopping for me, for those items I can't get here in France (or at least in my area of France).
Today he's back and brought me my goodies, 2 of each :
Captain Klutz strikes again!
The very first time I went down the stairs from the back deck I said to myself (and out loud) that they were an accident just waiting to happen. The stairs are kind of narrow and a little steep, more so than wh... Read more
My son chose to stay in the US when I moved. So now he lives with his father. Thursday was his birthday, he is now 17 years old. And this is the first birthday I was not there.
I am not all broken up, it was going to happen eventually. ... Read more