A Two Spotted August

16 Aug

We are now at the middle of August and Susie has just returned from her two month neuro-oncologist appointment.  With the reduction of her anti-seizure medicine and getting a tube put in her left ear, she has been feeling better … Read More »

Still Walking

2 Aug

July has come and gone.  We are officially into August.  Looking back, it has been quite a roller-coaster month.  Susie’s left ear and fatigue continued to plague her.  She did all sorts of antibiotics and steroids to reduce inflammation or … Read More »

Memorial Day Weekend

30 May

We are at the end of May.  The weather in Austin has been quite unusual.  We had some very hot days and some very cool days.  In fact, the cool days were also wet.  Susie and I found ourselves breaking … Read More »

Happy Holidays

20 Dec

This last month seems to have gone by with a whirl.  After Pearl’s ice skating extravaganza, we had company for Thanksgiving.  Our friends Wendy, Frank and Luke came from Germany for a long weekend.  We held the turkey day feast … Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Off to Tejas

7 Mar

Susie and Pearl left yesterday morning for Texas. Unfortunately, their plane did not make it. They were turned around about mid-way from JFK because of the snow storms hitting much of central United States. Susie called me about 8 PM … Read More »