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Strawberry Festival, Esslingen, Germany

What a Saturday!  We attended a strawberry fest in Esslingen, Germany that I would call one of my best experiences since I’ve been in Stuttgart! So what was so great?  Well, number 1 was that as you strolled through the festival, … Continue reading

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L’Esperance Restaurant, Soufflenheim France

Boy did we get lucky today!  Back from a trip to Jade’s school in Walbourg, France to discuss the vicissitudes of a 16 year old in boarding school, we desperately needed refreshment before continuing our trip back to Stuttgart.  Of … Continue reading

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Taverne Kohler Rehm, Strasbourg

I want some Staub bakeware.  I have Le Creuset and Emile Henry but I also like the rustic, simplicity of Staub.  Look at Frugal’s mini casseroles http://frugalfeeding.com/2013/04/16/springtime-minestrone/.  So pretty! Unfortunately, I had just made an outrageous hit on the fine china … Continue reading

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When Fusion Doesn’t Fuse and Other Issues

I love going to France.  We had to get to Jade’s school in Walbourg, France by 10:00 a.m. on Friday for my husband to give presentations to the high school students  about the U.S. government’s assistance to underdeveloped countries in … Continue reading

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Mice Flying

Our little cat, Bandit, unfortunately is epileptic and has to take medication during her lifetime to decrease the seizures.  This makes us sad, but what a busy, happy, curious cat we have most of the time.  Medication low, we sought … Continue reading

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A Little Chicken

Every time we pack and unpack our stuff, we swear that we will not buy anything else and that we will get rid of some of the indecent amount of stuff that we have.  We have lied to ourselves for … Continue reading

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Strasbourg City Christmas Decorations

I loved the way they decorated the buildings in the city center of Strasbourg.   Do we do this in the States?  I’ve forgotten.  Anyway, I thought this was really getting into the spirit. I know I was supposed to … Continue reading

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