This week there's a task for any readers of Forolavache; find things to be joyful about. Not only that, but try to find three things per day all week! Example: this morning, there was a woman singing Christmas carols in a coffee shop. She didn't sing particularly well (on key, at least!), but it made... Continue Reading →

Cat’s in the Cradle

I've been waking up the last two days with a song in my head. And the cat's in the cradle and the silver spoonLittle boy blue and the man in the moon"When you coming home, dad?" "I don't know when"But we'll get together thenYou know we'll have a good time then It's so achingly sad:... Continue Reading →

Travel Cow

‘Where do you live?’ seems to be such a simple question. My address is in my mountain village, where I bought two apartments; the one I rent, and the one I live in. My books are there. My tax information is there. This is the one that I am responsible for cleaning. My favorite toothbrush... Continue Reading →


We are sponsoring a cow! A Hinterwälder named Fiona. This is a direct result of Foro, a cute little stuffed toy that I bought in a supermarket, now having real world influence (in addition to getting a blog named after him. That's a lot of influence for a creature sold with a heap of other... Continue Reading →

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