And on the first day of summer, God blessed the German people with a day filled with sunshine and laughter… well, the German people and a few expats looking for any excuse to spend a few last precious moments together. Today was a day of celebration. The 23rd birthday for one and the 19th year … More The Summer Solstice
On the rare occasion that my sister and I were allowed to watch movies during the week, 9/10 times you could bet that it was raining and we would be snuggled up under the covers with a hot tea watching Singin’ in the Rain. That in turn transferred to our own recreation complete with umbrellas as … More Singin’ in the Rain
Alles auf dem Kopf stellen…. or in other words – to turn everything topsy-turvy. And that’s just what I did this week. Literally. I’ve been looking for a soccer, (Ok…Fußball,) jersey to properly engage in cheering on the sport of choice of my European companions. And I found one. The last one. There was just.one.problem. The … More Alles auf dem Kopf stellen.
I just booked my flight home. I’m not sure how I feel about that to be honest. I’ll be sad to leave Germany but happy to see my family and celebrate the Christmas season together. There are so many unknowns between now and then. Hopefully our tree will be better than the Leaning Tower of … More Seasons of Life
Though days have become more routine, I shouldn’t become routine. Though things change, God is constant. I can learn from all things. My day began as normal. 6:30 am. Wake-up and make breakfast for the family. 7:am.-7:30 am. Help get the girls ready and take them to school. 8:00 am. – 8:30 am. Bible study … More Life Is a-MAZE-ing
I wish that I could take full or partial credit for the title but truth be told, we owe it all to this GE(r)M, the Queen of England herself Ms. Julia Evans. Speaking of Germs and royalty…I survived them…. Many of them in fact…germs that is as I successfully survived my first and hopefully only … More Embrace The Germ