Friday Link Love

Friday Link Love
Friday Link Love #2 This is my second weekly roundup and I loved collecting all the content for it. While I was having this post in mind all week, I probably even read more attentively. And I clipped like a maniac. Do you know what clipping is? Websites & Apps...

Camp drop-off Day

Camp drop-off Day
Sleep away camp drop-off Yesterday was a big day for us, but it was not Father's Day. We actually celebrated the special Daddy day on Saturday, because yesterday was camp drop-off day for us! Both our girls went to a sleep away camp. Each one to a different camp. My...

Friday Link Love

Friday Link Love
What is Friday Link Love? I saw the post format Friday Link Love on several other blogs and now I'd like to give it a try today. Friday Link Love is a list of things, events, podcasts, articles etc. that I ❤️during last week and like to share with you, my dear...

55 summer activities

55 summer activities
Summer is here! No school for nine and a half weeks. Wahoo! This summer we are not going to Germany. Our family vacation is a trip to Colorado in July and our girls go to a sleep away camp for one week.  They have their usual gym & swim practices,...

Best of May

Best of May
I had so many wonderful moments last month. Here are my May favorites: Instagram Challenge One of my first May favorites was the participation in Anna Häusler’s Instagram challenge #meetthebloggerde. I had to post a picture daily for two weeks with different topics like: Who am I? Why do you...

Monotasking

Monotasking
Have you ever heard of "monotasking"? I really never have before last Tuesday at a meditation class I've started in April. The class is called "Meditation for Daily Living" and is held at the Campbell Community Center.  Meditation coach Greg told us that monotasking can help us to lead a more...

Best of April

Best of April
Another month has passed and here are my highlights of April 2017.   1. Two beautiful wildflower hikes, one with my family and one with a dear friend. You can read more here on my weekly rambles "Russian Ridge" and "Calero County Park". [gallery size="medium" ids="12105,12097,12104"] (more…)

My “New” Blog

My “New” Blog
Hello again! It is Monday, May 1st and I'm back to blogging! The last couple weeks I worked on my "new blog". step up the blogging After almost two years of writing this blog I had the desire to take my blogging a step further. In order to get more...

WPC: (excessive) Security

When I read this week's photo challenge cue "security" I did not have to think long about what picture I could post. Security is a very important issue for Americans, it is part of their nature. Safety and security are life skills children are being taught at school. Americans always keep...