Monthly Archives: December 2011

Gaudí

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 It is an absolutely perfect day here in Valencia.  The temperature is flirting with the 70’s and the sky is a brilliant blue.  I have just returned from my workout at the gym and Susan has … Continue reading

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Synchronicity

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 I have spent most of my day trying to figure out why the printer did not want to talk to the network.  I shut things off and on with no result.  I uninstalled the software only … Continue reading

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A Cinema Sunday

Monday, December 19, 2011 This morning I had to do a rush editing job for Magic Ágora. Course descriptions will go up on the website today and they wanted to be sure that the English descriptions were correct.  That delayed … Continue reading

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Mercatbar

Sunday, December 18, 2011 Christmas is much more low key here in Valencia than it is back in the USA.  The stores have adopted the American mantra of “Buy, buy, buy!” but the profusion of Christmas lights in private homes … Continue reading

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Enchanté

Saturday, December 17, 2011 Yesterday’s weather forecast called for a windy day and that was exactly what we got.  The winds were whipping things around as they swirled in gusts of thirty miles per hour and more.  The ice cream … Continue reading

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Asador Tapería Mahou

Friday, December 16, 2011 Yesterday both Susan and I had an appointment with Jorge at 11:00 for a haircut.  We decided to walk the two plus miles to the shop and got there at 11:05.  To say the shop was … Continue reading

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The Errand Boy

Thursday, December 15, 2011 Susan stayed home all day yesterday in order to fight off her cold and that made me the errand boy for the day.  I started off with a visit to the local drugstore in search of … Continue reading

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Pepe’s Perfect Paella

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 The temperature these days is hovering in the low 60’s during the day and the low 40’s at night.  The last few days have been windy, but a mess up your hair windy and not a … Continue reading

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A Mellow Monday

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 Yesterday morning when Susan woke up it was obvious that she was suffering from a cold and that the culprit was not allergies.  She decided that it would be a good day to not do much … Continue reading

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Winter Cocktails

Monday, December 12, 2011 The day has dawned overcast and it was cold as I made my way to the bakery to pick up breakfast.  We need to do a few errands today and this evening I have a meeting … Continue reading

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