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... is precious for me - I can't just jet home for a weekend, or even a week! The 24-hour travel time and accompanying time difference is just too cruel for short jaunts. So my wonderful family will just have to wait another 10 months until we meet again... except for my sister, Brooke, that is... who is coming to VISIT ME IN JANUARY!!!
Another Applegate off to see the world.... maybe I'll convince her to stay ;)
♥ Cheers ♥
... for a stunning view of the surrounding mountains. The air is thin up there! The last little bit has you walk up a couple hundred stairs and you could definitely feel it. It was also only about 55-60 degrees and blowing cold wind as storms lined the distance peaks. I forgot to bring a jacket because back in Denver it was 85 degrees and sunny. We continued our drive through the windy mountain roads and I ended up seeing deer, elk, friendly chipmunks, and the ...
... couple beside the sidewalk. (see photo) We had a lovely dinner which included mussels, french wine and a lot of joking and laughing.
After dinner we walked back to the apartment and had a little dance party. Keith took on the role of DJ and played only vinyl records while wearing a lobster hat. I am not sure why he wore the lobster hat but Keith is often a mystery. A good time was had by all. I wish every day could be this fun.
... him to say anything about its though. Like he always has, Grandpa grabbed Liam's hair and told him in a playful voice that, "we had to make a stop to chop some of that scruff off!" Liam in with his shy smile replied with a conscious laugh. I could tell that Liam was playing his shy card right from the start. I feel like I'm going to be the big talker on this trip. (Hopefully people don't get annoyed.) After walking down ...
... sauce of
tomatoes, mushrooms, onions & bell peppers, served with fried potatoes and fresh vegetables.
SAUERBRATEN - Bavarian style marinated beef in a sweet-sour sauce, served with red cabbage and a bacon potato dumpling.
Greg also had the Zigeunerschnitzel
I had:BAKED BRIE EN CROUTE - Brie cheese, prosciutto ham, and cooked ham baked into a puff pastry shell and served with fresh fruits.
Stephanie had: ...