One of the things we find ourselves doing a lot is asking one another things like, “So, what do you miss the most?” “What has been your favorite new food?” Things like that.
It’s a rainy afternoon, Tom is working, we are packing and preparing for our trip to Rome tomorrow so just thought we would take a break and share some of these questions and answers with you!
What has been your favorite food?
Sarah – chocolate and banana crepe
Elizabeth – nutella and whipped cream crepe
Julian – quiche and tomato tart (it’s a tie)
Kelley – quiche lorraine, croissants with jam & butter (I have a tie, too)
Tom – foie gras
If you could go to any one place in Middleton right now, where would you go?
Sarah – my best friend’s house
Elizabeth – my friends’ houses
Julian – my bed
Kelley – my family room with friends
Tom – The Old Fashioned/Mi Cocina
What is your favorite restaurant in Paris?
Sarah – Angelina’s
Elizabeth – Angelina’s AND Momo’s pizza
Julian -Momo’s pizza
Kelley – Mamie Gateaux (for lunch), Le Volant (for dinner)
Tom – Le Volant
What is your favorite thing about the apartment?
Sarah – so many French doors
Elizabeth – the brown chair
Julian – the bunk shelves
Kelley – tall windows and doors (lots of sunlight): feels open and bright, but cozy
Tom – location, location, location
What is your least favorite part about the apartment?
Sarah – not having my own room
Elizabeth – can’t play hide-and-seek or have a scavenger hunt
Julian – “MY CLOTHES ARE NOT DRY!” (bit of an inside joke)
Kelley – no clothes dryer
Tom – no clothes dryer, I want my good knives from Williams-Sonoma
What do you miss the most?
Sarah – my friends, speaking English
Elizabeth – hugging my Wisconsin friends and theatre
Julian – having all my Legos, my own room
Kelley – skim milk…and I guess my friends, too 🙂
Tom – friends
What has been the most fun thing you have done so far?
Sarah – shopping with friends
Elizabeth – hangin’ with friends
Julian – going up the Eiffel Tower
Kelley – the meringue class and park tours
Tom – speaking French
What is your favorite thing about school?
Sarah – having all my classes with my friends
Elizabeth – sentences
Julian – both of our teachers are really nice
Kelley – not going
Tom – not going
What is your least favorite thing about school?
Sarah – not knowing what the teachers are saying
Elizabeth – dictations and memorizing
Julian – math in French
Kelley – the kids learning French much faster than I am
Tom – I finished school along time ago
Sarah – moving to a new place while here
Elizabeth – We have swimming in school
Julian – being so close to the Eiffel Tower
Kelley – eating as much bread as I want with no ill effect
Tom – finding it so easy to blend in
If you could travel anywhere in Europe this year, where would you go?
Sarah – an island in the Mediterranean
Elizabeth – Puglia, Italy
Julian – The Alps
Kelley – Cannes for the film festival
Tom – the French countryside & the Mediterranean