Last week had been predicted to be a perfect warm winter week. The grandparents were taking a Ski trip down in Italy and the parents went along, taking the 4-year old (3-ski-course-champion) with them. I stayed home with the little one. It was a wonderful week all to myself. She had school every morning and … More A Typical Random Weekend
Winter in Bad Reichenhall has been a stunningly wonderful experience. Winter has mainly brought cold and days where walking to school requires a lot of layers before leaving! This general part of southern Germany here and all along the Austrian Alps is a major destination ski resort area. And many people being in … More Adventures in White
No matter how many times I’m told or feel like I am a globe trotter, the fact remains that I am honestly all too domestic. I don’t accidentally set things on fire, I don’t accidentally pull out or cut off children’s hair. I can’t read a recipe or an ingredient in German, but I stick … More Fire. Hair. Food. (Domestic-y things)
The title of this post refers to the reactions in my brain when I encounter almost any media in Germany. I’ve been to the theatre three times since coming. I listen to music almost daily. I’ve watched almost every disney princess movie, the nightly news, and sometimes TV shows. And I’m often stuck with the … More What? Wait. um.. What?