Category: In Germany A Broad blog

Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty: Check!

Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty: Check!

| August 7, 2017 | Reply

It’s no secret that my Bucket List is a little questionable. I’ll have to post it here sometime. But for now, let’s talk about an item that’s been on my list for 15 years. Fifteen years! What, you ask, could it be? Well, I’ll tell you! It’s the Paul Bunyan Cook Shanty, in Wisconsin Dells, […]

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The Scrap Bowl

The Scrap Bowl

| May 10, 2017 | Reply

Early last year, we visited Cesky Krumlov.  While perusing the menu at Krcma v Satlavske Ulici (which I totally recommend), I noticed an item whose translation was scrap bowl.  I thought, hells yeah, I’ll eat a bowl of scrap meat any day!  So I ordered it.       When the appetizer arrived, it was basically […]

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Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

| April 26, 2017 | 4 Replies

It should be noted that this was happening during the maiden voyage of our new RV–but more on that another time. This post is specifically about our visit to the Everglades. When I was four or five years old, my mother took me to the Philadelphia Zoo. That night, I had a very vivid nightmare that […]

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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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Preparing for a Long Day Out

Preparing for a Long Day Out

| January 17, 2017 | Reply

Heading out to demonstrate this weekend? Here are some things I would consider while preparing for the day. It should be noted that I am not experienced with demonstrations specifically–I am experienced with long days (think: wandering foreign cities all day), large crowds and events (think: Inauguration Day in DC, or New Year’s Eve in […]

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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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