some more pumpkin Charlie Brown ….

. Well …. , Thanksgiving is long gone, and Christmas is knocking on the door. I am not particularly fond of pumpkin pie, but a cake is a different story. Banana cake, zucchini cake (this will be the subject to a later blog), and pumpkin cake. It is quite interesting, if you apply heat to…

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

. . It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is a 1966 American prime time animated television special based on the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz. And this is the pumpkin patch behind my parents house in Austria. Pumpkins, more than other seasonal fruits and veggies play an important in rural live. Both, folkloric…

You Have Your Lebanon And …

You Have Your Lebanon And I Have My Lebanon  (Written After The First World War, In The 1920’S) You have your Lebanon and its dilemma. I have my Lebanon and its beauty. Your Lebanon is an arena for men from the West and men from the East. My Lebanon is a flock of birds fluttering…