How we spent our fall vacation.
by Guapa, the brown and white puppy
We had a fun time while our Human was away on holiday.
Our Other Human didn’t play with us a lot so we had to invent our own games.
Bonnie suggested we see how many new holes we could dig. Here are six of our best.
Some people think summer is not soup season.
Some people would be wrong.
What could be better on a hot, humid day than a bowl of flavorful, chilled soup?
It’s cool, refreshing, and best of all, easy.
It has to be made ahead, forcing one to make it in the cool of the morning, or even the cool of the …
Who got new toys for Christmas?
That many…. Wow!
Who got new toys that did not require WiFi, a battery or both to function?
On British television there were almost as many ads for old-fashioned games as there were for electronic games.
Was it the same in the US?
Twister seemed to be popular; aimed at children and …
Do you eat asparagus with your fingers?
Or with a knife and fork?
One properly eats it with one's fingers, according to the etiquette guidelines.
Except, of course, if it's dripping with butter or sauce that would make a proper mess. Then you may use your knife and fork.
I know this; I've known it for some years, actually.
What I know about cars would fit on the head of a pin.
In large letters.
When we bought our car 2 years ago (or was it 3?) I had 4 criteria:
Could the dogs fit into the back?
Could the dogs actually
get into the back?
Did it have a cup holder on the passenger side?
Did it have
Fresh Pea Soup
Just as well that
mon mari is still in hospital….
He's much safer there.
His ears would have been well-blistered had he been anywhere in my vicinity this weekend.
He had done the packing, you see… And I was looking for my kitchen scale.
Back in February, when I wanted to unpack a few things for the …
Avocado and White Bean Salad
The differences in health care systems is a hot topic, rife with misinformation.
mon mari was in hospital last summer (see side bar – French Medicine) I had as many people say: ‘Thankfully, he’s in France’ as asked: ‘Will he get adequate care in France?’ (For those who don’t know, the Word Health Organization … Continue reading.....
Mushrooms Stuffed with Goat Cheese
I just had a long, involved
fight encounter with France Telecom/Orange.
I've used up all the words I was allotted for this day; both French and English.
Just relax and look at some pictures.
The lads had to break open the wall that was built to 'Juliet's (as in Romeo and Juliet) balcony. There …