Shots of a weekend in Paris

I finally gave Shannon the Weekend in Paris that I’ve been promising her for too long. It came at a price for her. She had to come to the Race of Champions in the Stade de France and sit through motor racing on a very cold evening. But we saw the regular sites (Louvre, Rodin Museum, Pompidou etc) as well as getting some romantic walks, and both sweet and savoury crepes, into the agenda.

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Year in Ideas

Here’s the New York Times’ Year in Ideas, an A to Z list of interesting stuff from 2004. I haven’t looked through it, but it’s one of those things that I hope to get to.
Great photo, too.

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Squirrel Proof. Not.

Squirrel Proof. Not.

The squirrels continue their jokes and japes at my expense in our garden. Here’s a shot of one hanging by his hind legs eating from our squirrel-proof bird feeder. Is he showing off, or what?

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