It was at the beginning of May last year that we were in Mallorca with Christian’s mom, aunt & uncle. Christian and I returned almost exactly a year later to spend six days hiking the northern area of the island. Last year, we were in the south in Cala Santanyi and this year we were… Continue reading Mallorca, Spain 2018
Kentucky is known as the Bluegrass state, but the area that is truly considered the bluegrass region is actually a small section surrounding Lexington. Depending on what map you look at, Louisville is considered part of the “outer” bluegrass region and that is where Christian has spent most of his time these last five months. … Continue reading The Bluegrass State
I am still here and hoping to blog a little more regularly! It has been a few months since my last “life lately”post (March 1st), so we are due for another catch-up of life currently (spoiler alert…it hasn’t been that exciting!). If you want to know who has been traveling and exploring tons of places,… Continue reading Catch-Up of Life Lately
Happy 1st of March! Spring is almost here. I am looking forward to it as we had a cold front move in this past week & it has been bitter cold outside. But on the bright side, it hasn’t rained in two weeks, so we have had sunny days! I bought these pink tulips last… Continue reading Lately
When my family was here over Christmas & New Years, Christian brought out his kites one day at Chris’ urging. I think the last time that Chris got a chance to fly the kites was back in Düsseldorf in 2014. We biked over to the island (Insel Grafenwerth) in Bad Honnef and despite the very… Continue reading Kite Flying
Two weekends ago, the Rhein River swelled and caused some flooding along its banks. It was due to lots of rain in western Germany & warmer temperatures in the south, which caused snow melt. This level of flooding happens every two to ten years and the Germans have a plan in place for when it… Continue reading The Rhein
2018 is off & running! My family left the middle of last week and Christian started up on his consulting project this week. We had such a fun holiday, that I didn’t want the time to end! Here’s a little recap of our time: The Erzgebirge (Ore Mountains) is a mountain range that lies near… Continue reading Happy New Year-2018!