The first thought that entered my head as I stared up to behold the massive and beautiful Cathedrale Notre-Dame of Strasbourg, France was, “how did they build that?” This cathedral is extraordinarily beautiful and fantastic in scale. The attention to … Continue reading Masterpiece in Strasbourg
While in London last year, my daughter and I skipped boarding the famous London Eye ferris wheel. The lines were outrageous and we decided that better time was spent walking the streets of London and exploring other areas (like the … Continue reading La Grande Roue de Paris
There’s nothing like a freshly baked baguette from the local boulangerie found anywhere in France. You can see the craggy goodness from its exterior, smell the aroma as it wafts through the kitchen, feel the warmth as it emanates from … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh
East of Malaga’s July CBBH challenge is as follows: Do you remember the childrens’ guessing game “I Spy with my little eye“? Often used in answer to cries of “Are we nearly there yet?” during a long car journey or … Continue reading CBBH Photo Challenge: I Spy with my Little Eye
My daughter and I travelled to France for the first time alone in July. Without the aid of her mother to translate and lead us about, we were left to our own devices on this trip. I speak very little … Continue reading Father/Daughter Evening Walk in Paris
So my daughter comes up to me, asking for help with her summer homework packet shortly after school ended. For those of you who don’t know (or don’t have any children or nieces/nephews), at the end of the school year, … Continue reading Why I Threw Away That Summer Homework Packet!
Last year around springtime my work took me to the city of Providence, Rhode Island. I always bring either my Nikon or my Canon G12 along on business trips but on this particular evening, I set out after dinner with … Continue reading Magic Hour in Providence
I grew up in Washington Heights, NY and I have incredibly fond memories of this rich, diverse neighborhood. Whenever I want to transport myself back in time and remember the great moments of my childhood, all I have to do … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Nostalgic