Archives for the Month of March, 2011

Day Tripping…

Last week we took a day trip to Hameln, the city made famous by the legend of the Pied Piper. Here are a few pictures from our trip…

Crunch… {smile}.

A smile can be found in the most random of places. Today I’m smiling over the tortilla chips that my wonderful husband brought home from a recent work trip in the US. (He even hand-carried them on the plane in order to ensure their safety!) My voice gets higher and my feet begin to tap […]

Happy {belated} Birthday.

It occurred to me recently that it has been over a year since I started this blog- 57 weeks to be exact. 135 posts, 257 comments on the blog itself (more via the facebook feed), and over 6,100 page views latter and I’m still writing. I’ll be the first to admit that some posts have […]

Expat guide to Restaurants in Germany: 9 Tips every American should know before dining out in Deutschland.

1.) Make a reservation! Thinking about wandering the streets on a Friday or Saturday night in order to find somewhere to eat? Unless you are ok with takeout, think again. One thing we have learned since moving to Hannover is how important it is to have a reservation. Most restaurants are filled to capacity on […]

Die Sonne scheint!

Sunshine- I love you. I was a little worried that I’d never seen you again, but you have pushed through the gray and dreary winter and have finally returned to me. I can’t wait to share my days with you. We’re going to have so much fun together. Welcome back old friend, you’ve been missed!

GOAL #3: Take a vacation, just the two of us.

Can you believe it’s March already? It’s time for another GOAL post. Here it is, GOAL #3 for 2011: Take a vacation, just the two of us. Drew and I LOVE to travel. It is a bug that we both caught a long time ago and there is no sight of it ever going away. […]

Round Two: Blue Hair and Mohawks.

It was time for round two. 15 weeks had past since the last round, which meant that I was overdo once again. I managed to stall for the last two weeks, finding reasonable excuses as to why I didn’t have time that particular day, or why it was ok to keep pushing it off, but […]