Category: Europe

Link to fun article

Link to fun article

| February 21, 2017 | Reply

Yesterday, someone forwarded me an article, “7 Surefire Signs Your Kids are Definitely German.”  Why was this forwarded to me?  Because it featured two of my tweets! https://www.thelocal.de/20170217/7-surefire-signs-your-kids-are-definitely-german-list

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Happenings since May, and beyond

Happenings since May, and beyond

| September 9, 2016 | Reply

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. That’s what happens when I go without a desktop from the end of May until mid-August. Here’s what’s been up, and what’s coming up. This isn’t a particularly wordy post, but there are a lot of pictures from Europe and the US… WHAT’S COMING UP #Repatproject travel – Repatriation Project-related […]

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Some Recent Vine Loops

Some Recent Vine Loops

| May 23, 2016 | Reply

There’s a title I never thought I’d write.  Anyway, here are a few of the videos recently posted to Vine.  If you don’t know what Vine is, it’s a place where you can post a 6-second loop of video that plays over and over until you stop it.  There might be a little volume button […]

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Bamberg Christmas Market

Bamberg Christmas Market

| May 21, 2016 | Reply

  During one of my parents’ visits, we popped into Bamberg to see my mother’s colleagues and check out the local Christmas Market. Bamberg, Germany is home to Rauchbier, arguably the world’s most disgusting beer: “smoked” beer that tastes like the bottom of an ashtray. We just walked around the market for a little bit, and picked […]

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Liege, Belgium’s Christmas Village

Liege, Belgium’s Christmas Village

| April 26, 2016 | Reply

When we headed to Liege for the Star Wars ICE! exhibit, their Christmas market (Christmas Village) was still running.  It wasn’t super robust and I wouldn’t make a special trip to Liege just for the market, but they had some fun stuff if you’re in the area over the holidays…  

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Places I Never Got Around to Visiting

Places I Never Got Around to Visiting

| April 14, 2016 | 1 Reply

  As we wrap up our time here in Germany (just six weeks left?!?!), I am cleaning out my desk. Yesterday I came across a folder of places I wanted to visit while we live in Germany. Despite making my way around a great bit of Germany, I never made it to the majority of […]

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