Making New Friends, Highlands of Scotland


The blessings continue to flow here in Scotland as I have made some wonderful friends along my journey. It isn't always about what you are seeing, it is about whom comes into your life and leaves a happy mark on your heart that creates the best experiences; may the memories and friendships continue to bloom.

Crathes Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (near Banchory)


Chickpea and Curry Wraps, Super Easy


Innenstadt, Ettlingen


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Beer and Flammkuchen Night


A twist on a classic of Beer and Pizza night, Thomas and I enjoyed an evening out at Zum Hoepfner Pub in Ittersbach with Pilsners and Flammkuchen--Lecker!!! Lots of laughter and good times, listening to the tunes playing, chatter of fellow pub patrons, and enjoying a fun evening out.

An Impromptu afternoon adventure


A bit of free time between schedules left an open afternoon for me today, so i toured around on a whim, with great joy. I went walking and enjoyed whatever I happened to come across, and naturally enjoyed some sweet treats and coffee while out and about. #Rheinstetten #Mörsch #Themeetingpoint #VillagesinGermany

Wintery wonderland


https://youtu.be/ait3RPQw2vU   Meeting new and fun people is always nice--and what better place than to meet them in my German courses. Tatenda is from Zimbabwe and desired to adventure more here in Germany so we headed off together, enjoying lunch first, and then to the Monastary Ruins in Frauenalb for a wonderful and fun afternoon … Continue reading Wintery wonderland

Coming to a close as the year winds down


2016 is winding down and coming to a close...and it has been an enourmously eventufl year for me. Upon reminiscing over the year, realizing just how much has occured over the past 365 days. The dream list, posted in January of this year, I successfully marked off several components. Here are just a few of … Continue reading Coming to a close as the year winds down

Breakfast for Dinner


  For the last several weeks, we (my german lady friends) and I have been for coffee, conversation, and culture---well, mostly just to talk in English as both desire to improve their English communication skills--and had asked me to meet with them more often for practice--always a fun way to learn and I really enjoy … Continue reading Breakfast for Dinner

Adventures in the kitchen—