Autumn has arrived

6 Oct

We’ve now crossed over into October.  It is now supposed to be officially Autumn, though I must say the weather seems the same as September.  Slightly wet (very wet today), lows in the 40s and highs in the 60s.  While … Read More »

Slightly damp Folk Festival

3 Aug

What a great weekend.  From Thursday night to Sunday night, Cherry Hinton park (10 minute walk from our house) was transformed into a multi-stage facility for thousands of people to listen to folk music.  Even with a bit of rain … Read More »

Big Weekend in Cambridge

11 Jul

We’re heading into town today to enjoy the ‘Big Weekend‘ festivities.  In short, the event is a weekend of festivities at Parker’s Piece.  The event includes live music, carnival rides, craft tent, food stalls and market stalls.  Most of the … Read More »

July Fourth Weekend

9 Jul

The month of July has started with a bang.  For fourth of July weekend (American Independence Day), my folks stopped in to visit us.  They were in Israel for my cousin Orit’s wedding.  Before the wedding, they spent a week … Read More »

Summer Birthdays

21 Jun

We had our yearly summer solstice/ birthday gathering.  As with the last two years, the weather did not feel very much like summer.  Nevertheless, most folks had jackets/ fleeces to combat the evening chill.  I expect the fire helped along … Read More »

Sunny and Rainy Days

3 May

I’ve been doing a bit of traveling with work.  Most of which has been to Dublin and Prague.  This last week, I was in both cities.  Strangely enough, the weather was near identical (raining and cool).  I try to work … Read More »

Early Spring Visitors

30 Mar

At the beginning of this month, we had my cousin Alon and his family (wife Efrat and son Maayan) visit us.  Unfortunately, Maayan was running a very high fever the weekend before they arrived.  So, the household came down with … Read More »

It’s a refrigerator out there

14 Feb

We found a new convenience living in a northern climate.  The other day, Susie was looking around the refrigerator for the salmon and a few other odds and ends she bought from the grocery store.  She had bought the things … Read More »

Driving in the snow

7 Feb

Yesterday when I was driving the car to get a few things, I saw people slipping and sliding in the cars.  Granted the snow was a bit slushy, but I was confused why it seemed everyone was having so much … Read More »

Snowy Day

3 Feb

It’s been a long time since I updated my blog with information.  I’ve been busy with switching gigs and we had a very busy Summer.  Nevertheless, I’ll try to catch up the site.  In the meantime, below are a few … Read More »

Business Process Management Role

21 Nov

Well I’ve taken the plunge.  I left Convergys at the beginning of October to join an Austin based company called Lombardi Software.  Originally I was interested in a core development position in Austin, but the stars were not aligned.  I … Read More »

Summer guests arriving

15 Jul

We are starting to have guests from the US. Our first guest of the Summer was Julia Smith. She is studying abroad in Germany and France. During her break, she stayed with us for around a week. The kids and … Read More »