It’s true: the least productive thing you can do is wine. However, sometimes it is cathartic. Whine and then move on. So, I’m whining: It has been gray and cold here for days and days. Even snowed two days ago. I feel as if I haven’t seen the sun in years. We have had to […]
We are here, chez nous a Mirabel. Here is the story of our first day. Day 1. After sleeping for 12 hours from long plane ride from Dayton, Chicago, Munich, Marseille and the hour and a half drive to Mirabel, we headed out to Nyons to do some food shopping at the Intermarche. On the […]
This has been a terrible week for me. Culminating in the death of Leonard Cohen. I think that was the last blow and seemed to put me over the edge. Friday was the low point. Yesterday, Mr. Not So Curious Mellow and I played every song from every cd of Cohen’s that we have (six […]
I’m in St. Petersburg doing some consulting with an amazing organization, Opus Peace. Exciting and productive, but exhausting. Will post something more interesting next week.
Sometime ago, I bookmarked a website that mentioned the Danish word, hygge. It’s one of the words that is not easy to translate into English using just one word. Like in so many Germanic languages, related concepts are strung together to make one word and hygge is one of those. There is some thought that […]