Every now and then you see a link at the bottom of a new article”the 10 Happiest Places on Earth” or some such. I don’t usually click them, so I don’t know where they are. But I would like to nominate Dublin. Perhaps it is *my* gratitude that I know anyone I talk to will… Read More Gratitude.
We are still in Dublin. We WERE to have been on a ferry from Dublin to Holyhead, Wales yesterday, and then taking a train today to London. But we are not. We are on a non-moving adventure. This adventure involves an unwanted guest – a stomach virus. On Thursday, we had a wonderful Thanksgiving dinner in… Read More Wherein “Adventure” Finds Us
We just spent 8 days in Brussels. We were in a really nice apartment, so we laid low for a number of days. But we did see some really cool stuff while we were there. Mini-Europe is a giant exhibit of top sites in Europe – all built at 1/25 scale. Our photos in front… Read More Brussels: a Retrospective
I’ve never been to Paris. But I did see the Eiffel Tower at Mini-Europe this week. I write this in our last days in Brussels. We have been here for a week now, and have played it really low key. We are in an incredible place, and have been recharging our batteries. Katherine (being 32… Read More Paris
This week , I am in Sweden at Oredev. I have 2 presentations at the conference. Oredev is a great place to speak. Airfare and hotel are covered by the conference. This year I missed the sauna and dip in the Baltic for speakers (yesterday) sine I stayed in Amsterdam an extra day. At Velocity… Read More Separation
It is really hard to believe that we have been on the road for 2 months already. Equally hard to believe that I have not blogged about” the pumpkin festival in Stuttgart; Heidelberg (cool castle and great city vibe) For a great meal – try Red. Lots of GF options there; Cologne (“its a lot more than… Read More 2 months in! Slowing down