We are the winners

This Sunday we had our 15th annual garden tarock tournament. It all ended more than fine, rain included. Even though many of the participants, including me, had to admit that we hadn’t played a single game all year since the last tournament, we are always happy to gather in the garden and remember why we…

Na zdravje, Alenka!

Bullfight continues into the month of May. Today celebrates my friend Alenka, the proof that internet brings closer. (Not that I need another proof, given where I am.) First let me salute all my other Taurus (girl)friends who will not be getting their own post for their birthdays (waaaah!) because there are just too many….

WPC: Olympic tarock tournament

First Slovenian rapper Ali En used to say with Kraftwerk: “Fun fun fun, sam da ni u Lublan” – “Fun fun fun, as long as it’s not in Ljubljana”. We prove yearly that he was only partially right when we set up the greenest card tournament in my uncle’s garden. This year saw its 14th edition. The game…

Ten easy pieces from here

Finally it’s raining and I can put up some photos as an illustration of my stay in the country of origin. Petra, don’t stop reading! The cake is coming up! I’ve been all over the place and it’s hard to organise thoughts and images. We have been treated so well by my family and friends…