Tag Archives: postaweek2011

Fun with Kids in Paris: A Geeky Afternoon and Mysteries of the Universe


The Palais de la Découverte is part of the Grand Palais and a little known gem in the Paris museum circuit. It isn’t as flashy as the Cité des Sciences at La Villette, but it is accessible and fun – … Continue reading

Posted in travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2011 Year End Blog Post: Some Stats followed by some reflections on a Year of Loss, Hope and Change


It has been a particularly long year. In December 2010, I decided to take up the gauntlet thrown down by WordPress.com and attempt to blog daily. This is my 291st blogpost in 2011 so I nearly made it. My best … Continue reading

Posted in blogging | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

TV Series: Sons of Anarchy S01: The Limits of Fidelity


I finished the E13 of SOA last night and couldn’t wait to post about it. Following on Weeds, Justified, Breaking Bad, Dexter, and Treme, this is the next series that I was woefully behind on and trying to catch up … Continue reading

Posted in TV Series | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Kid’s Show: Tchoui fait son spectacle (Tchoupi does his show)


As promised, here is a quick review of the kid’s show Tchoupi fait son spectacle currently at the Casino of Paris on rue de Clichy. For the kids, it was a great show full of songs and lights and colors. As … Continue reading

Posted in Being Dad | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book and Movie Review: Fantastic Mr. Fox


Roald Dahl’s book Fantastic Mr. Fox is a great kid story and since 2009, also a classic kid movie by Wes Anderson. The book and movie both deal with a sly Mr Fox, father of one (the movie) or several … Continue reading

Posted in books, Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Cat in the Hat (Reprise)


I wrote a while back about my re-reading of The Lorax from Dr. Seuss. A few days ago, I noticed an ad for a piece of children’s theatre based on The Cat in the Hat and I couldn’t resist. Actually, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Merry Christmas!


Even bloggers get a holiday break right? Well, sort of. With two kids in tow, it is hard to make the time for blogging but I am happy to have kept to my postaday2011 commitment. The whole Christmas concept has … Continue reading

Posted in blogging | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment