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SOME GUY’S HAT

SOME GUY’S HAT

| August 8, 2014 | Reply

  So.  One day, I bought Some Guy’s Hat at a flea market in the Black Forest.  I bought it because it was covered in vintage souvenir pins that I recognized from a recent visit to the Koziol factory museum in Michelstadt.  I’ve always been drawn to souvenir trinkets and had fallen for the Koziol pins the […]

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Summer Update

Summer Update

| August 2, 2014 | Reply

It’s been a little while since I’ve posted about what I’ve been up to, so here goes: FIFTY BY THIRTY I am nearly finished changing the format of Fifty by Thirty, combining the already-finished story with newly-inserted travel tips. The plan is still to publish when summer ends. SOME GUY’S HAT   Recently, SGH returned to […]

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50 x 30

50 x 30

| January 26, 2014 | 1 Reply

Fifty by Thirty is currently unavailable.  A revised version will be available later in 2016. Almost a decade after ticking the last state off her list, Kari shared her adventures and misadventures in a humorous account of her travels throughout all fifty states, from description of the terrain to observations and debacles.  The novel is filled with tales of […]

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About SGH

| January 25, 2014 | 1 Reply

  So.  One day, I bought Some Guy’s Hat at a flea market in the Black Forest.  I bought it because it was covered in vintage souvenir pins that I recognized from a recent visit to the Koziol factory museum in Michelstadt.  I’ve always been drawn to souvenir trinkets and had fallen for the Koziol […]

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What I emphasize when taking my young child to the more serious museums and memorials in Germany.

What I emphasize when taking my young child to the more serious museums and memorials in Germany.

| December 11, 2013 | 1 Reply

My six-year-old daughter Sequoia has visited one concentration camp, one border museum, and the Nuremberg Trials memorial museum. I shield her from the most gruesome photos, but explain to her what these places are, what they represent, and why we are there. I am sharing what I tell her, for those parents who find themselves […]

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Our first car trip: The Rheingau: Assmannshausen-Rüdesheim (September 2012)

Our first car trip: The Rheingau: Assmannshausen-Rüdesheim (September 2012)

| January 13, 2013 | Reply

While leafing through Earl Steinbicker’s “Daytrips Germany”, a gift we received upon our arrival, I came across Rüdesheim.  One of its biggest draws was that it wasn’t terribly far from our hotel in Wiesbaden; another was that it had a chair lift for Sequoia to enjoy.  So I underlined some key phrases, circled some numbers […]

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