I know Christmas is a couple days past but I didn’t have time to share how I decorated this year. Although, I really don’t change things up that much and the house decorations look similar to last year’s & the year before! I still need to document it on the blog. Christian sometimes says something… Continue reading Christmas Decorations 2017
We are celebrating this year at our house in Bad Honnef! This is actually our first year being home for Christmas. We moved into our house in December 2014. My mom & brother were here to help us move in and then right before Christmas, we drove down to Fiesch, Switzerland to celebrate with Christian’s… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Each year we choose a different city to visit during the Christmastime to experience the Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas market). Two years ago, we visited Nürnberg and last year, Vienna. This year, when I googled best Weihnachtsmarkt in Europe, Dresden showed up as one the places to visit. Christian and my mom arrived back in Germany from… Continue reading Dresden Weihnachtsmarkt
We tried to get into the holiday spirit the weekend after Thanksgiving in Charleston. Houses that had pumpkins on their front stoops now had the pumpkins sitting by the curb waiting for the trash. The wreaths were switched out and lights were hung outside. Although, the weather was still warm (upper 60’s) & the sun… Continue reading Holiday Festival of Lights
Charleston offers quite a bit of history and culture. In the downtown area they call Museum Mile, there are six museums, five historic houses, four parks plus a few other historically significant buildings. There are also five plantations in the Charleston area offering tours. I didn’t visit any of museums but I did visit two… Continue reading Charleston Plantations
Christian has been working on a project in Charleston for many weeks and I got the opportunity to visit him over Thanksgiving. I loved Charleston, especially the houses!! Christian was staying on the west side of the peninsula near the Medical University of South Carolina. Almost every day, I would walk into the downtown area… Continue reading Charleston, South Carolina
We ended our trip in Iceland with a one night stay in Reykjavík. Before we got there though, we drove part of the golden circle. The golden circle is a very popular day trip from Reykjavík of about 300km with three main stops: Þingvellir National Park, the Gullfoss waterfall and the geothermal area in Haukadalur.… Continue reading Reykjavík & the Golden Circle