Well, it’s 19/09/19 today and I’m already totally exhausted! What a rentrée! The summer vacation seems far away already and I’m wearing a sweater. I’m already feeling the stress on my body and went to see the doctor. This happens every year. Is it inevitable? Lire la suite →
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times of the year. Not only because of the food, which is so delicious and perfect for the season. It’s especially because of the spirit and the message behind it. I prefer not to think of the historical background because unfortunately the Indians suffered more than profited from the new settlers. Let’s leave the past where it is since we can’t do anything about it. We can think now and ahead about what we are thankful for. That is the real spirit of Thanksgiving.
When I was growing up in New York, my parents did not celebrate Thanksgiving because they were French. Instead we went out to a fine restaurant in the country. I can remember Lire la suite →
Saturday night our plans changed and we wound up in a Chinese buffet restaurant in Orgeval. It was late, the children were hungry and tired, we were cold from being outside for a long time, and we knew it was going to be easy and quick. I really needed Lire la suite →