Three Word Thursday

Back to school and other stuff. Thinking out loud #2 Last week I participated in this linkup from Amanda's running with spoons for the first time. I thought it might be weird to have another post format for Thursdays, but I eventually realized that I can combine the two post styles....

thinking out loud #1

I found this linkup on theinbetweenismine and I'd love to join Amanda at Running with Spoons in sharing my random thoughts on a Thursday. I've been irregularly posting my "Three Word Thursday" but maybe I can alternate between the two post  formats. Writing about random stuff and having fun with it sounds...

National Bratwurst Day

National Bratwurst Day
Just a random post because it is National Bratwurst Day. Yes, that's right. I wouldn't have known, but Huffington Post keeps me posted about important stuff like that ;-) Celebrate National Bratwurst Day. I've actually planned pasta for the family's dinner, but I will definitely grill these sausages from Costco tonight...

Camping in California

Camping in California
A camping weekend in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park was the last adventure of our summer break. It took us about 3 hours too long to get there, because you know, Bay Area traffic sucks. It sucks in general and even more on a Friday afternoon. Nevertheless it was worth...

Friday Link Love in August

Friday Link Love in August
After four Friday Link Loves in June and July I decided that it is more likely to write this kind of post only once a month. So this is the first monthly edition of the Friday Link Love.  Today I want to share a few stories, products, blogs and audibles with...

What ignites YOU? Do It.

What ignites YOU? Do It.
I need to be creative.  This blog has become a big part of my life. It has become my passion and working on it, is something that ignites me. I'm aware that it's not important for many other people. The blog doesn't have more than a few hundred followers and...

Best of June & July

Best of June & July
Summer in California Here are my summer favorites. It's been a good summer so far. The first summer since 2013 that we didn't travel to Germany for the summer break. My plan was to enjoy the endless Californian summer to the fullest. After we had to say goodbye to my...