Family, Friends, Xan & Bob

Hello? Hello, is there anyone out there?

Hello? Hello, is there anyone out there? Is that you...waving from your window? HELLO! Can you see me waving back?! How are you doing? Are you coping okay? Good days and bad days, huh? Yes, me too. So far there have been more good days than bad...I'm hoping it will stay that way. I find… Continue reading Hello? Hello, is there anyone out there?

Dining, Exploring, Family, Wineries

Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two

Wednesday, we headed over to Sant Sadurní for a tour of Freixenet Winery. Bob and I did the tour back in 2013 when we were here on vacation. We were glad to see it was still a great tour. The cellar descends 40 meters (over 130 feet). Soils and how that plays a roll in… Continue reading Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two

Dining, Family

The Panther and the Tart

Busy day yesterday with grocery shopping for the return of Dani and Wayne. You would think grocery shopping would be easy but just like we found in the States it takes going to three to four different stores to get all the things we need. Oh, and there are still two things on the list… Continue reading The Panther and the Tart

Dining, Exploring, Family

Dani and Wayne Visit, Part One

I've been missing in action (well at least from my blog) the past few days as our daughter Dani and her partner Wayne have been visiting from Australia. They are having a month's long trip driving through Portugal, Spain, and France. We're lucky as they are stopping here to see us twice! They arrived last… Continue reading Dani and Wayne Visit, Part One