Farewell to August and welcome September! This crazy year is flying by. I don't want to say thankfully because although it has been a horrible year in many aspects there are still a lot of things to be happy about. Sometimes we just have to remember that. Bob and I bid farewell to August at… Continue reading Farewell August. Welcome September.
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
Tuesdays have probably never been the favorite day of the week. Most people would vote for Friday, Saturday, or even Sunday. Most people aren't fans of Mondays. I remember the Monday blues hitting me about 3pm on Sundays...thus ruining the rest of the weekend. The dread of what the work week would be put me… Continue reading Tuesdays Are Unappreciated
A visit from the au pairs. But wait...there are three of them so why are they called pairs? ha ha ha. Friday, while I was at my writers' group Bob met the au pairs at the train station. Jillian from North Carolina is the daughter of a friend and former co-worker of mine Lisa. Jillian's… Continue reading A Visit From The Au Pairs
It being the last week in August we feel the need to make sure to enjoy summer as best we can. Following Monday's inside work day we have enjoyed some time at the beach the past two days. We know the weather will still be nice and warm here for a while to come but… Continue reading End of August beach time