Monday, October 31, 2011

Panamerican Games

As some readers might know, the 2011 Panamerican Games were hosted in Guadalajara. The city had been getting ready for quite some time, the nicest of which was the renovation of Pablo Neruda, as seen HERE and HERE. So to kick-off this series of photo-laden posts, here are some images of the final product and impending events:

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the fountain, completed the night before the games started

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path greenery filled in

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sculptures up and painted

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van, bringing people from "park & ride" parking lots

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information on the left, tickets on the right

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people ready for the Games!

Friday, October 21, 2011

Sukkah re-vamped

Those of you who have been reading for a while will probably remember that last year we built a sukka. This year it was pouring rain, as we did a little re-vamp with a few wood replacements and a fresh roof covering.

Here's the final result, pretty much same as last year:

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Houston Family Visit

We went to Houston and did nothing worthy of a travel blog; we just visited family and had a great time! Here are a few little gems from the visit:


Baby N's first flight!


ready for yet another car ride


at children's etc


in the book fort, on the floor


with his auntie A