We got through 25% of a game of Scythe with our fellow game-loving friend Cedric. 3 hours, including learning. Loved … More

Planning ahead

In my experience planning for the worst does have some benefits. My first student isn’t until 10:00, but I left … More


We didn’t have Thanksgiving this year, but our friend Marion brought us over this handmade sash and a squash pie. … More

Saturday in Bayonne

Discovered Rue St. Catherine. Beautiful day with B. Exploring the quarter we don’t usually see.

Brief excursion

Got to see our tutors last night at a fundraiser/Basque film fest event in town. Lively!

Lost in translation

My coworker looked at me with horror when I recounted stories of Black Friday in the US. Here it just … More

First steps

Last night we were given an in depth tour of the Basque language, Euskadi, with a lovely, lively tour guide. … More


I spend a lot of time at the library.


We watch some good movies with the kids. Last night was “The Imitation Game” about Turing and the Enigma from … More