Sorry Sid, This One’s On Them

If you could clone one element from another city you’ve visited — a building, a cultural institution, a common street food, etc. — and bring it back to your own hometown, what would it be?   That’s what the Daily Prompt is asking us this chilly, overcast – it’s supposed to be JUNE, but I’m okay,Continue reading “Sorry Sid, This One’s On Them”

A Rosey Ray of Sunshine

I logged in this morning to find that Rose from RoseRedStories had nominated me for the Sunshine Award!  Now, that’s a splendid way to enjoy your first cup of coffee in the morning, I say!  Thank you so much for your nomination, Rose and for your continued encouragement and kind words for my posts, IContinue reading “A Rosey Ray of Sunshine”

Let Them Eat Cake!

So many years ago today (who’s counting?), an American woman woke in the dead of night in an old, German town of Hesse.  It was time.  The baby was coming.  Her frantic husband was bad enough, but nothing compared to the couple next-door; friends, who’d been on-call to drive her the 25 km west toContinue reading “Let Them Eat Cake!”