Category Archives: Appreciate

Then & Now …

As previously mentioned, I have arrived. I am in Pitvaros, the ancestral area of my paternal grand-parents and less than 39 km. from my birthplace, Mako. In small villages in eastern Europe, hospitality is expressed with food. My cousin’s wife, … Continue reading

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Out & About In Slovakia

It has been a busy time visiting different parts of the country although not going too far from home.  Last Sunday dinner, before Maria & Peter left for New Zealand, was an amazing roast duck and all the trimmings. On … Continue reading

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Clean Slate, New Year …

Welcome 2015!   Last night I want to an  amazing movie about Alan Touring at Blechley Park while he worked on breaking the Enigma ciphers. In many ways the first day of a new year is like any other day. … Continue reading

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It was the 30th of December.  Susan and I decided that Time Square on New Year’s Eve would be  nightmare so we did the rounds the day (and evening) before.  We took a morning train to Penn Station and walked … Continue reading

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And now? Recovery Time!

Post Christmas is always a fun time for me; a time to reflect and enjoy, at a much slower pace, all the good times. Boxing Day breakfast included Panettone and a shot of Fundador, a great Spanish brandy. Mary, Susan … Continue reading

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La Vida Sencilla

I have entitled this post as La Vida Sencilla meaning “the simple, uncomplicated life”.  That is exactly how these past two weeks have been.  At times it felt as though time stood still allowing me to bask in the simple … Continue reading

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On Monday, the first of December, I took a train to Ottawa.  It was wintery in St.Foy and no more balmy upon my arrival in Ottawa.  I love travelling by train.  To sit back in a comfortable seat which also … Continue reading

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Wow, I simply have to take some time and list all the fabulous gifts that have come to me this past month. First of all I found a beautiful person to live in my home while I travel and play … Continue reading

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LOA, the Law of Attraction, is now such a common expression in the western world but I wonder how many really believe in it or adhere to it.  In September of 2012 I went on an amazing trip to Europe … Continue reading

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De-cluttering …

All is well in Prince George – spring has finally sprung so I am daily aware and very appreciative of the bounty of nature.  That is also in part due to the fact that I am enjoying “work” with the … Continue reading

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