I am a 1 and-a-quarter Mom from the US living in Germany. I say "quarter" Mom because I am not only the mom to a 15-month-old son, but also a Stepmother to an 8 year-old daughter. My husband is German, which makes us in a cross-cultural relationship, and my stepdaughter is also German. I moved here with ZERO German language skills… and did I mention that my stepdaughter only started learning English when I first moved here? I moved to Germany 2 years ago, and the plan is to stay and raise the children here. So no turning back for this Expat.
When Large Marge is Found? Torture Ensues I hate running. But what I hate even more than running is running in the cold. I am a big baby. So if I have to choose between the two, I will choose just running. In fact, what I do can?t even be classified as running so we?ll just agree to call it jogging, which ...... Thu, 05 Dec 2013 11:45:12
My Run-in with Karma Technology has not been on my side recently; my camera battery went completely dead after only four pictures while away so you?re stuck with this one picture which pretty much has absolutely nothing to do with the below post other than that I was in Amsterdam. AND my laptop decided to crap ou... Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:33:11
Death by Cupcakes Our trip back to the US last October included a stop in Orlando to an Aldi Süd, a well-known store here in Germany. Kay was not only excited to learn that there even was an Aldi Süd where we were headed, but also that they were having a special on Halloween items. Before we left Germany, ...... Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:30:15
Irrland ? The Farm-Adventure Oasis If you haven?t learned by now, Germans are known for their environmentally friendly ways? So when I jokingly referred to Irrland as ?green,? I was surprised that my partner disagreed. Last Thursday was a holiday here in Germany. Late in the afternoon, we took a drive to Irrland, ?The Farm-Adventure ... Wed, 09 Oct 2013 20:18:10