Category Archives: Germany


It’s a bit late to write this, but… I hope everyone out there had a [...]

The Family

Once upon a time there was a girl who moved to Germany for three years [...]

Holiday Bavaria

My recent four day trip to Germany can be summed up in four concepts; warm [...]

Auf Wiedersehen

By the wills of destiny and the powers of science I became pregnant in November [...]

Postcards from the Fest

    Someone in Germany still loves me because I keep getting lots of fun [...]

The Christmas Addiction

Christmas Season is a time for us all to indulge, and push the boundaries of [...]

Indulgence While There is Still Time

Unfortunately. This past Saturday. I made the very unwise decision to count the number of [...]

Patron Saint of Hunters

Saint Hubertus is the patron saint of hunters. His feast day, November 3rd, marks the [...]

Vacation. Travel. Holiday.

This morning I put my mom on an airplane headed back to New Jersey. It [...]

Another Weekend in the Bergs

When you travel a far distance to visit a landmark for its amazing scenery and [...]

A Western Museum in an Unlikely Place

My landlord came over our house a while back. He said a friend of his [...]

The German Pick Your Own

In the heart of summer we all want our vegetables as fresh as possible. It’s [...]

The Best Beer in Germany

Says who? Me. Just me, no one special. Phil and I indulged ourselves yesterday in, [...]

Weekend in the Bergs

We drove to southern Germany; so far south in Germany that you actully have to [...]


I think about something very often, but I fear that I may not express it [...]

The Sunday Drive

I took a field trip today with Katharina and Ludwig. We went to the romantic [...]

Treasure Fest

Each time I attend a new festival in Germany I am always under the assumption [...]

How Many Chances Did You Have Today to Celebrate?

One of the most important things in life is taking time to show appreciation. Celebrate [...]

Nature. Music. Fried Dough.

Just when I thought there wasn’t much more for me to discover in my town…I [...]

My German Front Door

Last week the Universe kept presenting the most unexpected things at my front door. Unless [...]

Pencils and Castles

If you trace any high-end, quality product far back enough in its history you will [...]

Schwäbisch Hall

Yesterday was the first day my scarves were for sale…in a real store…in Germany. I [...]

Christmas in Germany

Happy Day 2 of Advent everybody. I trust you all have a kitschy Advent calendar [...]


Listen Knucklehead. Just because you can go to the post office and have a legitimate [...]