Needs more vanilla…

0531091120aThe keikis around here tend toward a fondness for real whipped cream. At dessert time recently, I produced a can of spray-on dairy product and Delaney promptly turned up her nose and stomped out of the kitchen.

Continuing the culinary arts seems like a good part of the pau plan.

Practicing the post-figmo era.

We’ve spent a few days practicing what will be going on in the post-figmo era. After a couple days of serious eating and drinking in Minneapolis, we spent two more doing much of the same, on pristine lake just outside of Ely, MN. Charles Kuralt, once the owner of WELY “End of the road radio”, is rumored to have said “Ely is the second most beautiful spot on earth and we’re still looking for the first.”

Ferm√© ? (it’s a long story)

Roman coliseum, Arles, France

We will be going back to Arles.


No Bull.

Running of the bulls, PamplonaWe won’t be going to Pamploma when bovine are present.

July 12, 2009 — Quick update:¬†Five drunken tourists were gored in Pamploma today. STMFR

400 million hours per year.

“We commissioned a study that found that American workers miss 400 million vacation hours a year.” –Katty Kay, Co-author of Womenomics speaking on the Diane Rhem show.

I think The Man may have us where he wants us.

Quote of the day.

“I know! Sleeping is my best thing. Plus, if I get up then I have to go to work.”

Not for so much longer!!!