Archive for September, 2013


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Living the Good Life

I finished reading a good book, “How Much is Enough? Money and the good life,” by R & E Skidelsky. In it the authors say that the good life, as scrutinized originally by Greek philosophers (as opposed to the life of earning and spending at break-neck speed) is composed of different elements, which they call […]


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Vacation in Alto Alentejo

We vacationed in Portugal from 9 to 16 September. And bicycled in the neighborhood of two cities/villages: Estremoz and Evora. The weather was great: dry, sunny and from 27 to 32 degrees Centigrade during the day. The hills were reasonable. Renske’s health was better than a year ago. And the food was great. What more […]