I am not, by any stretch of the imagination, a beauty blogger. In fact my whole beauty routine is pretty low-key. I love reading style and beauty blogs and have good intentions but realistically I don’t use that many products and am not a particularly loyal consumer. In fact, I can count on one hand… Continue reading Berlin Blogs 3: The World of Nivea
I’m an explorer at heart, although Im not against returning to the same places over and again, I like to find new corners to delve into. This isn’t hard to do in Berlin, given the way the city sprawls and evolves. On my last visit, the Hackesche Hof was my new corner. And what a… Continue reading Berlin Blogs 2: The Hackesche Hof
On our recent visit to Berlin, I came across this picture of a young woman fleeing to the west as the Berlin wall went up. The image captured me. I wanted to meet her, to know what happened next. The aspiring writer in me wants to craft her story. The image is part of the… Continue reading Berlin Blogs 1: Potsdamer Platz
Hello and welcome. Hopefully your reading this having read my post from yesterday Sand Dunes & Day Dreams- Terschelling. This post is a bit of a partner to that one so if you didn’t catch it, click over and have a read. Go on, I’ll wait for you. Previously, I wrote about the beauty of Terschelling. Even with pictures,… Continue reading What the Sea Gave Back.
If you follow me on Instagram, you might have noticed (couldn’t have avoided, really) that I have posted a seaside themed picture or five. If you’ve been round here for a while you might also know I don’t live anywhere near the sea and that I miss it. Hence why I was so excited this week… Continue reading Sand Dunes & Day Dreams- Terschelling
In Germany, Easter is a celebration that is much-anticipated. German winters can be long and harsh and Easter is a welcome sign that Spring has arrived. The new season brings with it a sense of optimism and rebirth…warmer days, lighter nights, colourful blooms and the promise of summer. One of the most charming Easter traditions… Continue reading Bringing Spring in- The Easter Tree
As I mentioned in my last post, How Germany Has Changed Me., since moving to Germany, Sunday is a day of leisure. Usually, this involves a Sunday outing of some kind. This weekend we visited the Externsteine, an imposing sandstone rock formation that rises from the wooded hills of the surrounding Teutoburg forest. Not just a stunning… Continue reading Externsteine