Restaurants in Cambridge

24 Oct

We are now on our fifth year in Cambridge.  Coming from the Austin, where there is a large variety of good quality eateries, we were not sure what we would find here.  At first, the pickings seemed slim and we … Read More »

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 »