Daily Archives: 21 April 2007

old Bavarians sure know how to party

Waugh. Germans celebrate what they call “round” birthdays (30, 40, 50…) with particular vim, and my father in law just turned 70 so there was an enormous party. I made small talk in German for four hours today, and I’m exhausted, even though I barely spoke to anyone. Egad, there must have been over a hundred people, and since I’m that Konrad’s younger boy’s American wife (i.e. a freak), everyone knows me and greets me by name. Continue reading


you are my sweetest downfall…

I bet you all already knew about her, but this is the first time I’ve ever heard her. Wow. I wish I could tell my mom about this.

Hat tip to Fred, yet another reason why he is teh awesome.

Song du jour of the day… oh. Right.