Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Halloween!

The Clown and the Princess circa 2012 Advertisements

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Everyday Life–or the Tale of the Ugly Church and the Monument I Never Looked At

Last week I decided to clean out Laura and Elise’s old baby clothes and donate them to our local Secours Catholique (Catholic Charities).  I asked my neighbor if he wanted to come with me to drop the clothes off in … Continue reading

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Questions Without Answers

One of the things which has struck me as we’ve been touring various United States National Park sites over the last six years is the lack of diversity among Park visitors compared to the American population at large.  I’ve been tempted to write … Continue reading

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Fall in Brittany

Gray meets blue meets gray again in a continuous cycle.  I’ve been trying to take some pictures of my daily life in between the showers over the past few days.  The town center, the Rance river, the fields around our … Continue reading

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The 24-Hour Pet

Do you have any pets?  I swore we wouldn’t adopt anything.  Two children are more than enough work for me or at least that’s what I told myself.  A couple of weeks ago, the most adorable little kitten (well young … Continue reading

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23rd Annual Festival du Film Britannique de Dinard

I didn’t get to see Patrick.  Not even for one second, not a single autograph or picture opportunity in sight!  To be honest, after an entire week’s worth of germ-sharing here at the house, I should have just been happy … Continue reading

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