Yes I am home from France and I had so much I wanted to show/share here on my blog. The last weeks in France I was a bit blog lazy and just enjoyed myself without posting stuff… so… I am going to try to hit some of the highlights that I haven’t already shared. This … Continue reading France Trip Recap Part 1 (I am home!)
Almost 18 years ago I came for the first time to Strasbourg to meet Isabelle’s family and ask her to marry me. Our very first walk (first day) started at this cemetery and ended up in downtown Strasbourg. That was a magic (nervous) time for me. I recreate the walk every year with … Continue reading Rainy walks in Strasbourg
I have been home for almost a week… boy it is nice to be home. I do miss France already and I want to share some “final” family vacation pictures. I have already posted “typical” tourist pictures… and have saved “my kind of pictures” for this last post. I hope you enjoy these … Continue reading Last pictures from France
I would be amiss if I didn’t share some pictures of my wife’s home town… Strasbourg. (Located in Alsace… Just writing that makes me chuckle… pronounced “Al’s a**” ). I am going to share some pictures taken while out walking. Thursday we dropped off the rental car and started our walk home. On … Continue reading Strasbourg, France 2017
One of the great things about vacations is that you can spend the entire day doing stupid or weird things. I really like doing stupid and weird things and I spent a good moment just watching bubbles. I will talk more about them in a moment but before I do I want to present you with some … Continue reading Bubbles, Bugs, Markets and Crotte!
I didn’t write in this blog or do anything weird this weekend. This weekend we all got on a plane and flew to France. (Our annual family vacation to France.) Even though the kids have flown often, I still worry about keeping them entertained. In an attempt to have Ben do something other than iPad or video watching I asked him to draw a … Continue reading Family Vacation in France
I promised to post a “how to” make panography (this is not pornography… big difference although I imagine someone might have combined the two… Sorry… I will not)… so here it is. I saw this done by happenstance several years back and was intrigued by the “look” (was not searching for something else and had a … Continue reading How to be a Panographer