You’ll have to forgive me a bit of self-indulgence here, because this post is all about me. And how much I love my friends. A few years ago, right after I bought my current home, I asked a few of… Read More ›
Chateauneuf du Pape (the place or the wine)
On my trip to Provence, we spent each day at a different location, driving out from our rented house in St. Quentin. One day we took in Chateauneuf du Pape. The Palais des Papes (Popes’ Palace) is a gigantic (over… Read More ›
The Kitchen Bistro: Fine Dining in the Oil Field
I’ve written several times about the little places I eat at while traveling on business or vacation, especially those hole-in-the-wall joints found in tiny rural towns where some of our business operations are located (like here and here). Recently I… Read More ›
Who wants Wal Mart? We have Village Discount!
Many people don’t remember what life was like before Wal Mart. People that live in Antrim or Hillsborough New Hampshire don’t have a Wal Mart nearby to visit. If you need something, you visit the Village Discount Center. The Village… Read More ›