Category: SGH blog

Road Trip!

Road Trip!

| December 24, 2015 | Reply

So…the other day I was thinking we need one last road trip before we enter austerity measures in anticipation of returning to the States in the summer (2016).  I somehow convinced my husband Tuesday night, that even though we originally were planning on driving west to Belgium a few days after Christmas, then home for a few days, then south to […]

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Some Guy’s Hat is on the Move!

Some Guy’s Hat is on the Move!

| November 15, 2015 | Reply

Okay, folks, we’re down to just a few more pins on Some Guy’s Hat.  Two of the four remaining towns are in Germany.  This coming weekend, I’m going to head down to Ruine Rechberg, followed by Inzell, so that SGH can return to the last of the German towns.  I’ll be traveling solo, which means […]

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Volunteering in Germany

Volunteering in Germany

| September 17, 2015 | 2 Replies

In the past week, I have both volunteered in another town, and learned how to volunteer in my own community. I want to share both experiences to encourage those of you who would like to donate your time and talents as an expat, to research avenues where you can do so. Just last Saturday, I […]

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Interview Excerpt

Interview Excerpt

| August 16, 2015 | Reply

Excerpt from an interview with Engchik, which you should read in its entirety! “Q: What is a travel tip for someone who’s never had their passport inked? A: You mean, more than just, “GO!”? I find it essential to keep a sense of humor about your travels. Whether you’ve walked several miles in the heat […]

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Shocking Success Uploading to Youtube

Shocking Success Uploading to Youtube

| July 12, 2015 | 2 Replies

I’m trying to figure out YouTube Channel so that I can start uploading videos from our adventures.  I would have loved to have had a camera rolling when I was wandering Plitvice.  I’m hoping to figure this out before heading out on a 5-country road trip with eight of us in a van, ages ranging from […]

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Random Updates

Random Updates

| May 21, 2015 | Reply

As I wind down from a long weekend in Poland, just in time to prepare for a long weekend in Colmar, France, I am organizing organizing, prioritizing, and everything-izing.  Recent updates: SOME GUY’S HAT Last month, I checked off another pin on Some Guy’s Hat by visiting the Frankfurt Zoo. That leaves me, and Some Guy’s […]

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