12 Photos from Wisconsin: Milwaukee to...

28th Jan, 2013

– The main drawback of communicating mostly through sarcasm (if, indeed, there is any) is this: on the rare occasion when you are sincere, people don’t believe you. They think…

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Blog will be slow this week. Because...

27th Jan, 2013

I am in South Africa. It is nearly 7 in the morning, local time. Rand is breathing softly in the bed, and outside the winds are so strong, they are…

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Blue’s Egg, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

24th Jan, 2013

Before we dined there, we had trouble discerning what Blue’s Egg was. The menu was eclectic and high-brow, but the setting (in a small strip mall) suggested a casual diner.…

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Lambeau Field and The Packers Hall of...

23rd Jan, 2013

– My husband is a non-believer. I don’t mean to say he isn’t religious. At least, I don’t mean to just say that he isn’t religious. There are lots of…

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Superfluous Travel Item I Need (Kinda):...

21st Jan, 2013

– I have some shocking news for you. SHOCKING. Are you sitting down? Have you cleared all breakable objects from your immediate proximity? (Because you are going to wail and…

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The week: January 18, 2013

18th Jan, 2013

There’s a fog over my town. It’s been here for days. It hangs outside my window this evening, and will be there tomorrow when I wake up. Everything has been…

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The Bronze Fonz, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

16th Jan, 2013

– There are moments of my life that are so perfect, so ridiculously wonderful, that eloquence fails me. You’d think that those would be the times when words would come…

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WTF Weds: Koppa’s Fulbeli Deli,...

15th Jan, 2013

  – It’s funny how quickly the bizarre becomes normal. How things that are strange and weird become familiar and every day. So that after a while, we forget that…

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An Update on The Music Stand, Little...

– I love the internet. I suppose that’s not the most revelatory statement I’ve ever made. It’s probably up there with “I like cupcakes” and ” OMG TRAVEL IS NEAT-O.”…

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