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Moving

My family and I recently made the move out of Paris to the lovely tiny village, Saint-Rémy-Lès-Chevreuse.  It’s a 45 minute RER ride to Chatelet/Les Halles (1eme) and takes me now in total about 60 minutes door to door.  In … Continue reading

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Perfect Cable Hat with Earflaps

I’m convinced I was a knitter in another life. When I’ve chosen projects I’ve always tried to choose something that was slightly above my skill level and now I’ve settled into a routine where most patterns that I choose I … Continue reading

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Three Months of Bed Rest

Years ago I said to myself “If I’m ever on bed rest I’ll learn calligraphy.” Random thought on a lot of levels but on March 5th I found myself faced with indefinite bed rest. Just two weeks before I found … Continue reading

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Flossing

A friend told me in high school “don’t floss all your teeth, only the ones you want to keep.”  I have followed that advice over the years.  I think the Americans who are reading this can remember going to the … Continue reading

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Year 1 in Paris

On April 1, 2013 we celebrated our 1 year anniversary of moving to Paris.  I posted a while back about some of struggles and accomplishments that I’ve experienced and continue to reflect, especially when the 1 year mark hit.  Recently, … Continue reading

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The French Flu

As I mentioned in my last post, I was down and out with the flu the other week.  I have not been really sick since arriving 11 months ago, but this was one of the worst flu’s I have ever … Continue reading

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Cinema Update 4-March-2013

It’s been a busy movie watching time for me as I was down and out with a terrible flu last week (more on that later).  I’ve had some bummers and a few surprises which were given to me by my … Continue reading

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