Once upon a time, my German sister Bianka created this angel-winged American sweater for our new son Ethan. Since I’m not an artsy-craftsy person, this was the only piece of hand-made apparel my son ever got, poor neglected thing. Many years have passed since he outgrew his auntie’s present. Now the family is preparing for […]Read more "Waiting for Izzy"
We are on our way to our new hometown of Saintes.Read more "and so we fly off into the night …"
How it all started, the story of El Rancho Leon’s beginning.Read more "El Rancho Leon"
A brief visit in San Antonio and in Austin.Read more "Driving … Walking … Driving"
I saw many beautiful automobiles this weekend – Alas, no mesmerizing engine sounds! Politically correct Austin, Texas, has succumbed to the lure of fast cars and fast women. Let me rephrase that, starting this Fall, Austin will host Formula 1 Motor Racing. The roar of fast cars will definitely be in the air, the women will have to decide for […]Read more "Formula 1 for beginners"
Some sad developments with our swallows.Read more "Domestic Desaster Descends"
A fantastic weekend in Austin, Texas.Read more "AUSTIN – there is no other!!"