Anyone who’s ever done a bit of travel or exploring with a family, especially one with a mix of ages, will know that there are some days that just don’t come together. Real life gets in the way of best laid plans. And when that happens with my family, the best solution is to get… Continue reading Gorgie City Farm
So, February is done and dusted…and where did that month go?. February can be a difficult month in Germany. There is a hint of Spring in the air, but we are still prone to snow, minus temperatures and all seasons in one day. Despite the unpredictable conditions, we did enjoy lots of time outdoors this month.… Continue reading February Favourites
Hello , lovely reader, and Merry Christmas! I couldn’t resist one last Christmas themed post before we edge out of the festive season and into the New Year. With Children and Husband on Christmas leave, we found ourselves with long awaited free time on our hands and so decided to take a drive out to… Continue reading Fairy Tale Christmas
Back in November, the weather got cold. Daytime temperatures were barely scraping up to freezing, and night time as low as -9. Everything around us was frozen (including the husband who was off out training). Upland, where the ski runs are, got a good covering of snow. We rubbed our hands in glee at the thought… Continue reading The ski trip with no snow…
Sunday can be tricky in Germany, depending on where you live. Many places don’t do Sunday opening, meaning most shops are closed and other amenities keep limited Sunday opening . Sunday here is very much a day to relax, go to Church, go for a stroll, maybe visit the ice cream parlour (Even in Winter. Never too cold for… Continue reading Housing History.
Although I’m a girl who loves coffee shops, department stores and the bustle of a good size town or city, I also need an outdoor fix sometimes. There is just something about being in the forests and mountains that appeals to me, soothes me. So, I consider myself very lucky indeed to live just a hop away… Continue reading Panorama Bridge