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... travelled. Thank goodness.when the next blast came 10 mins later, we weren't quite so scared, or at least one of us admitted they ...
... winter storm that blew in!
We stopped off in Indianapolis for lunch - at Shapiro's Deli - a cafeteria style deli open since 1905. I was grateful for the gluten free bread with my Reuben sandwich - and poor Jae with his newly pulled wisdom teeth ordered soup and stuffed cabbage. Jae doubted the "heritage" on the stuffed cabbage recipe (claiming that it was braised in BBQ sauce). The ...
... although I like it a lot). Unfortunately they don’t allow pictures inside, so you’ll have to check the website if you want to see what I’m talking about.
Outside there’s a “sculpture garden” which is really just a large courtyard with a huge Richard Serra piece. If you are skeptical of modern art the Serra piece might induce an eye roll, but I can say that walking around it is pretty cool (well, it was anything ...
... are you? Back home now?I'd like to thank you again for your postcard and those encouraging words. It is truly one of the best gifts I've ever had. I've just decided to be a teacher two years ago and I've really enjoyed it. Although there are ups and downs, and sometimes self-doubts, I want to be a good teacher. And your words make me believe I can be one.Thank you again and really hope to see you next year. All the best Emma
... awesome dance moves.
Then, much to Elwood’s confusion, we headed off in search of a local delicacy, Beer Nuts. We approached the free taste testing with the enthusiasm of travellers on a budget, and were not disappointed. We bought some nuts to have on another day – with less driving time. In my experience, stomachs can be funny things when it comes to excessive beer nuts....
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