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The Bambino Heads Back to Chicago

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 20th 2011 01:00 PM
Bambino on Board

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It's been a week since we returned to Chicago, and our adjustment back to Central time, traffic congestion and temperatures in the upper 90s has been a relatively smooth one. Max resumed his old sleep schedule just two days after returning home, three full days before Jana and I resumed ours.
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Switzerland is Anything But Neutral: Max Gets Warm Welcomes in the Alps

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 10th 2011 11:00 AM
Swiss Magic: Max Seems Right at Home in the Mountains

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Max has taken an immediate liking to Switzerland. And with good reason: Everyone here, old and new acquaintances alike, has been incredibly kind to us. Max's eyes constantly dart about, taking in the impossibly perfect alpine scenery, but tend to linger and crinkle with joy when he sees one of his new friends.
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Alpine High: Max's First Taste of Mountain Life

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 7th 2011 02:00 PM
Bambino on Board

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Jana, Max, and I arrived in Interlaken, Switzerland earlier this week. Nestled between (inter) two lakes (laken) – the Thunersee and Brienzersee – Interlaken is the ideal base for a Swiss Alpine getaway. It doesn't hurt that I happen to love Switzerland.
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The Butcher, the Baker, and the Cappuccino Maker: A Tuscan Fairy Tale All Our Own

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 5th 2011 08:57 AM
The Butcher, the Baker, and the Cappuccino Maker: A True Tuscan Fairy Tale with Our Bambino

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As you ascend the last hill leading to the town square, the first thing you notice is how the 1,000-year old church and castle harmoniously blend into the Tuscan landscape. Panzano is a masterfully painted mural.
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Max Opens Doors in Kid-Friendly Europe

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 1st 2011 04:15 PM
Max Opens Doors in Kid-Friendly Europe

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Forget language courses, cultural awareness training, and gesturing incessantly with your hands. Want to know the real way to make inroads with Europeans while traveling abroad? Bring a baby.
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