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Archive for April, 2011

Royal Wedding

You can’t look at any media this week without reading about the Royal Wedding. The wedding between Prince William and Catherine Middleton takes place on Friday. During the last couple of months there has been a stream of information about the nuptials but now it’s a torrent of trivia. Expect the coverage of this […]

My mother-in-law, Erika, arrived last Thursday for a few weeks. Yesterday she took the rest of the family for a couple days up to Zasenbeck – a small town on the old border between East and West Germany, where she lived as a little girl. It’s a great opportunity for the kids to learn a […]

Pay Attention

Somewhere in the history of modern machinery someone came up with the idea of a warning light – a signal of some sort that would indicate a problem with the machinery. It was a brilliant idea of course, since the machine could now tell you that it needs service or attention. For example, my car […]