Tag Archives: History

Christ back in Christmas

When we moved to the US more than five years ago, I was honestly a little surprised with a few cultural differences.  I guess that is what to be expected and all people talk about cultural shock.  It was not … Continue reading

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Thank you America!

It is the time of the year where millions of Americans travel across the country to celebrate Thanksgiving.  It is probably the only holiday they can agree to celebrate, no matter which religious belief you might have.  These mass migrations take … Continue reading

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Star Wars Spoilers

My wife had dropped a major bomb in our relationship before Christmas, stating that she never really liked Star Wars movies.  I was in utter shock and wasn’t too sure how our relationship could survive.  What other things was she … Continue reading

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Homemade Beer Brewer

… or Braumeister as we call them in Germanic language, given the old beer making skill was kicked off at a larger scale in Germany in the 13th century. “But from whichever it is made, whether from oats, barley or wheat, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas – hope you’re not offended

It is obvious – we live in a World were freedom of speech has become a misused verb.  It has lost its value and has been replaced by an exaggerated use of political correctness, which is driven into us by the media and … Continue reading

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My Father, My Hero, My Captain, My Friend, My Mentor

5 years – At times it feels like an eternity. At times it feels like yesterday. My beloved father passed away in April 2010, only a few weeks after my third child was born.  Thankfully he got to meet her … Continue reading

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Absent

Woosh! July just flew by in a flash, and I didn’t really get a chance to submit and publish any new posts.  Well, I shared a funny video of Fallon and Cruise singing duet, but that doesn’t really count. The … Continue reading

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Werewolf in the making

Amidst a busy schedule with Eucharist, new school, moving house and work, we also welcomed Coco to our family – a little fiery chocolate Labrador.  She’s a little devil in disguise, but you cannot but help love her.  However, recent … Continue reading

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Brief History of Cinco de Mayo

Thanks to George Stephanopolous and ABC News, they have created a short movie explaining the history behind Cinco de Mayo and what a massive business this has turned into.  In essence, it’s a celebration of the Mexican beating the French army … Continue reading

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Games of Lip Reading

I simply had to share this awesome creation from the cool Bad Lip Reading team – well done guys!

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