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Greetings from Sanyo

And speaking of warm weather (see previous post), a tropical breeze blew into our inboxes this morning, bringing with it two familiar and very tanned faces that are all smiles despite having to live the hard life on Hainan Island.

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Winter in Boston

Despite subzero temperatures, the Big Director (masquerading as a Ukranian peasant woman), the Man of the House and the heir to the Man of the House recently spent a lovely weekend in Boston. Indoor activities such as breakfasting, lunching and … Continue reading

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Yes, we have no bananas

These plantains are cozily plantains tucked in tucked into the rice bucket plantains tucked in after a formidable struggle. Hopefully, they will ripen in time to be fried up for dessert after our New Year’s Eve dinner of chicken with … Continue reading

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Holiday snippits

Thanks to the recent series of snowstorms, we will not be resigned to just dreams of a white Christmas this year. Leacock is already looking very festive, and the traditional winter feast was a success despite the absentee Big Director’s … Continue reading

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Around the world

The Toronto gang has been on the move this autumn. The contingent from 54 Leacock has just returned from some adventures in Seattle. Though everyone enjoyed the thundering magnificence of Snoqualmie Falls (familiar to fans of Twin Peaks), an unexpected … Continue reading

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