Tag Archives: Prague

Sea Buckthorn and Hagebutte

Taking our cue from a fellow traveler in Finland, we tasted a shot of sea buckthorn juice.  First, the waiter cautioned the juice might be tart or sour. It was.  It was also delicious! We drank this daily in Helsinki … Continue reading

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Life’s Unexpected Pleasures

Noticing that we had a new mail carrier, I opened the garage door for the large package she carried. We chatted. Then I offered her some small snacks. She had not had lunch and was most appreciative. A hug followed. … Continue reading

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Speaking of Bucket Lists

Our trip of a lifetime included a singing engagement in Prague, Czech Republic followed by visits to Helsinki, Finland and Vienna, Austria. Unplanned bonus: a brief layover in Frankfurt, Germany. The new place on our bucket lists was a visit … Continue reading

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