Another year has gone by! Last year was Christian’s big milestone birthday (40), where we had family in town on his birthday and then we celebrated with a BBQ in the summer with more family and friends. This year is a little more low-key but still just as special, especially since he is at home… Continue reading Happy 41st Birthday Christian!
It is actually already February 2017! I spent over a month in Denver, from mid-December to mid-January. I had plans to blog while I was in Denver. I brought my laptop which has my photo editing & blogging software on it. I was packing up the computer and I couldn’t find the US plug for… Continue reading It’s 2017!
We made so many cookies these past three weeks of Advent. I initially baked a couple batches for when Christian’s family was here for the first of Advent. We barely made a dent in them and I ended up putting half of them in the freezer. I thought I would share what we baked and… Continue reading Christmas Baking
Christian and I bought our Christmas tree the second to last weekend in November. As usual, I was excited to decorate. The stores here had their Christmas things out at the beginning of October. I made a promise with myself that I wouldn’t look or buy anything until November. It was a hard promise to… Continue reading Christmas Decorations 2016
A couple weekends ago, Christian and I attended the Lego and Model Train (Lego und Modellbahn Ausstellung) exhibit in Köln. One of Christian’s friends and two kids were supposed to join us but their trip was cancelled due to sickness, so Christian and I decided to go anyways on our own. The Lego portion was… Continue reading Lego Fans
Christian & I were on a house project kick for a little while. After decorating the hallway, we moved on to the guest bedroom. We moved from the US with a king size bed and a queen size bed. The queen size bed was just the mattress, box springs and frame. There was no headboard… Continue reading Headboard DIY
Christian and I have been working slowly on getting things up on the walls. We had a box filled with picture frames in the basement and in trying to get the basement boxes cleared out, we needed to get the pictures on the wall. We decided to create in our upstairs hallway a gallery wall. … Continue reading Hallway Update