Cornerstone Coffee… Autumn Delights and hot Cider


Autumn comes alive in downtown, Akron, Colorado at Cornerstone Coffee, located conviently on Main street, with lots of available parking,  it has quickly become my home coffee shop of choice.  The lovely ladiens that run Cornerstone Coffee are not only excel at offering a delicious selection of baked goodies and sweet, they own the shop, … Continue reading Cornerstone Coffee… Autumn Delights and hot Cider

RosenMontags, Deutschland


Woohoo!!! Attending Rosenmontags Festival today is beyond description, the hooping, hollering and joy was infectious, and everyone was in attendance, including this American ( I even dressed up as little red riding hood, sans wolf.) Here is a bit of history (which I had to look up to get a better understanding.) Compliments of Wikepedia … Continue reading RosenMontags, Deutschland

Over the River–and into Lauterbourg, France


  A new friend's invitation drove me to the edge, over the river, and thru the woods to a local French Restaurant---Au Bord Du Rhin Changing countries in this part of Europe is easy, by American standards. Planes, trains, automobiles, trams and so much more make it convienent and super accesible to cross borders. The … Continue reading Over the River–and into Lauterbourg, France

St. Martins Church, Ettlingen, Baden-Wartümberg, Germany


One lovely, very sunny (and thus hot day), I leisurely went into St. Martins to enjoy the shade and for prayers.  The church was silent, in reverence of peace and quiet--the church being void of other humans. I bolted upright from a very bizarre sound, not from the ding dang dong of the musical bells, … Continue reading St. Martins Church, Ettlingen, Baden-Wartümberg, Germany

Hobbled by Cobbles, Freiberg, Germany


Once upon a time...a long, long time ago, I dreamt of excitment, not tripping over uneven cobble stones, which is how I literally stumbled across some amazing things on the streets of Freiburg--I think, therefore I am not sure, that these were once markers of cities, trades or something that were once welcome into the … Continue reading Hobbled by Cobbles, Freiberg, Germany

AJ’s, Orchard, Colorado


Prime rib is always a good idea!!! Haake and I knew about this place for a while but we discovered recently that it has  Prime Rib specials on Friday evenings--and dinner is always more enjoyable with good company.     AJ's Corner Tavern24213 Hwy 39 Weldona, CO 80653 Phone number 1 (970) 645-9881