Gunternation » SomethingAwesome http://www.gunternation.com Our life in Ireland Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:15:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Something Awesome: Burritos in the Park http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-burritos-in-the-park/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-burritos-in-the-park/#comments Thu, 03 Feb 2011 23:13:23 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1108 Burrito by Pablo Picante.]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-burritos-in-the-park/feed/ 1 Something Awesome: A Platter of Spanish Seafood http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-platter-of-spanish-seafood/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-platter-of-spanish-seafood/#comments Wed, 02 Feb 2011 20:12:21 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1104 We ate this amazing platter of mussels, clams and razor clams, along with a pile of pimientos de Padrón and a bottle of wine, in Santiago de Compostela at an outdoor cafe. Our server even brought us a glass of Orujo, a traditional Galician liquor, to end our feast with. Spain is a [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-platter-of-spanish-seafood/feed/ 1 Something Awesome: A Month at Home http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-month-at-home/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-month-at-home/#comments Tue, 01 Feb 2011 13:00:35 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1101 bluebonnets and sunshine, drove the open road, and bought so much stuff! We realized that we have [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/02/something-awesome-a-month-at-home/feed/ 1 Something Awesome: Trad Legend http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-trad-legend/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-trad-legend/#comments Mon, 31 Jan 2011 22:28:55 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1082 Cobblestone in Smithfield. Using his friendly perseverance, Dad found us seats in the corner next to the circle of musicians. Later we would learn that Dad was sitting next to [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-trad-legend/feed/ 1 Something Awesome: A French Kitchen http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-a-french-kitchen/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-a-french-kitchen/#comments Sun, 30 Jan 2011 19:13:35 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1083 In September we spent a week in Provence. We rented a stone house in the medieval section of Les Arcs with four stories connected by wooden, spiral steps. The top floor was a living room hung with banners and swords which opened onto a tiled balcony overlooking the town and beyond that, the forested [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-a-french-kitchen/feed/ 3 Something Awesome: Refreshing Beverage http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-refreshing-beverage/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-refreshing-beverage/#comments Sat, 29 Jan 2011 20:16:47 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1085 A large diet coke with lime (refillable of course) in a BBQ restaurant in Austin last April. Awesome.]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-refreshing-beverage/feed/ 1 Something Awesome: Lunch in Lugo http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-lunch-in-lugo/ http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-lunch-in-lugo/#comments Fri, 28 Jan 2011 23:39:37 +0000 http://www.gunternation.com/?p=1078 Lugo, Spain, Bill and I happened upon a festival celebrating the Roman history of this Galician city which has the only fully intact Roman walls in the world, forming a [...]]]> http://www.gunternation.com/2011/01/something-awesome-lunch-in-lugo/feed/ 1