13 months in Baden Wurtemburg


Whew!! 13 months here have really flown by and now it is time for the next chapter!! A review in photos of all the fun I have experienced living abroad here in Germany.

Hauptfriedhof


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The Schnitzel Rule (my rule)/ Tips for learning, using a new language


Please, take a moment to watch the video. I originally made the video for my younger brother as part of a conversation we were having (via Whatsapp) and he thought I should share. The poster, in which I referenced, is located towards the bottom of the post/blog, along with some of the words in a … Continue reading The Schnitzel Rule (my rule)/ Tips for learning, using a new language

Laufenburg and Leistal, Switzerland


What a wonderful adventure--driving through Freiburg, Germany (where we stopped for a Cappuccino), we continued on the #5 interstate, through border control/inspection, and into Switzerland!! We were able to change countries in a matter of about 2 1/2 hours, which to my American mind, is just outstanding and so surprising. I, with passport in tow, … Continue reading Laufenburg and Leistal, Switzerland

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Homemade Vegetable Lentil Soup, a one pot wonder


Ingredients: 1 large can of Lentils 1 large Leek, sliced 3 Large Carrots, peeled and sliced 2 small onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon curry spices 2 tsp dill and Italian seasoning blend a pinch of salt 1/8 tsp cayenne pepper (optional) 2 chicken bouillon cubes 2 litters water (roughly) Put on low/medium … Continue reading Homemade Vegetable Lentil Soup, a one pot wonder

Saturday Evening Folk Concert, Schloss Gartenhalle


While walking to the tram one day,a poster, advertisement caught my eye. To my delight, it was featuring, showcasing an upcoming concert, featuring Folk Music from across the ages and the globe, instantly causing giddiness for me, even more so when I found that the event offered free entrance!!! Delightfully, Thomas and I dressed for … Continue reading Saturday Evening Folk Concert, Schloss Gartenhalle

Spring time, Baden Wurtemburg (Southwest Germany)


April marks the one year mark of my being here in Germany, wow, time sure does fly!!  The natural ways have thus also come full cycle since I have arrived with all of its beauty and splendor!!! The Earth is awakening, bring scents and blossoms of new growth and splendor!!! Check out the wonderful treasures, … Continue reading Spring time, Baden Wurtemburg (Southwest Germany)

A day in Gernsbach, a lovely village


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