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Port Aransas …

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… was a flop, unfortunately. It did start (fairly) well when we went there on Wednesday, August 22. We left our place shortly before noon and, with a short stop in Sinton for some water and some pastry, plus a … Continue reading

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San Antonio

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“San Antonio! Loveliest city in Texas, Venice of the Drylands, its river runs right through the heart of own, providing a colourful waterway for festive barges and an exotic riverside walk along which one could promenade forever.”   With these … Continue reading

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Cyclismo – A Great B&B in Fredericksburg

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From Monday to Thursday this week we were in Fredericksburg/TX again, on the look-out for property, and this time we stayed at the “Cyclismo“. This wonderful B(&B) is run by Frank Floyd, an avid bicyclist, and therefore especially – but … Continue reading

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Texas Hill Country

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I’m re-reading James Michener‘s “Texas” for the umpteenth time just now and found this wonderful description of the Texas Hill Country there: “[…] this wonderland of Central Texas, this marvellously rich congregation of small atreams winding down valleys, of sudden … Continue reading

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My Humans Are Really Daft!

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Now these sneaky humans just take a picture of me that looks like I have had a bottle of beer and then fallen asleep. And it was my human, at that, who had this bottle while I was sleeping the … Continue reading

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More Mr. Pickwick

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I really love to play with my squeaky mouse: This mouse is suspended from an elastic rubber string and squeaks [I have no idea how that works as it doesn’t need any batteries nor winding up] whenever it’s being moved, … Continue reading

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Another Computer Geek

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It’s not only Mr. Pickwick who likes computers, but Oprah also: She really likes to follow the mouse cursor on the screen and then  tries to see if she can find it behind the computer. Or she just looks pensively … Continue reading

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Purple Martins

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This year we have quite a few more Purple Martins than last year. Mayb be that’s because I cleaned out their houses early enough and also cut down the trees next to them, as Purple Martins on the one hand … Continue reading

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Alfred Hitchcock Sends His Regards

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It’s been some time since this foto was taken, but I still would like to show it: It was in March, when we had tons of these black birds around here, in the trees and on the lawn. Alfred Hitchcock … Continue reading

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Mr. Pickwick

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Yep, that’s the new kitty’s name. Mary is reading Charles Dickens‘ “Pickwick Papers” just now and as soon as we got to know for sure that he’s a male she came up with that name, Mr. Pickwick. And, as you … Continue reading