Monthly Archives: May 2012

35 Before 35: Eat an authentic French meal in France

I realize what I am about to say makes me a traitor to my country of residence, but I don’t care.  Italian food is crap compared to French food. I live about three hours east of the Italian/French border, but … Continue reading

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An Earth Shaking Day

At 4am this morning, I was about 75% sure my little stone house was going to end as a pile of rubble. A 6.0 earthquake hit near Bologna, about an hour south of my house.  The strong effects of the … Continue reading

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My Food Choices Might Be Killing Me

OK, not exactly killing me, but definitely making me feel like a bag of smashed ass. I am noticing a pattern of feeling great for a few days, and then out of nowhere feeling like I drank a cup of … Continue reading

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Framed Coffee Bags

Remember the Coffee Factory tour I took in Kansas City? Some empty coffee bags made their way home with me. A local framing shop mounted them for me and I finally got around to hanging them. Please excuse the quality … Continue reading

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Life is a Crate of Cherries

I don’t remember much of this weekend.  I know there was rain, a headache, a call to mom, and lots of sleep.  I was probably awake for a cumulative 10 hours Saturday and Sunday. I have no idea what caused … Continue reading

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I Should Be in Germany Right Now

I should be in Germany right now. Instead I am in bed, where I have been for the past 17 hours.. You know those crazy dreams you get when you are sick? I am having tons of them. I hate … Continue reading

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Scenes from Bologna

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