Not in the right hood?

Are you member in a facebook group? Probably. If not, you’re not missing anything. People love fb groups for different reasons. I’m member in a cycling, a camping, a group from my old home town, a group of Germans in California and a group from […]

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Three word Thursday

typisch deutsche Dinge Wie schon mal erwähnt, vermisse ich mein Heimatland doch recht regelmäßig. Deutsche Gepflogenheiten, die deutsche Ehrlichkeit, deutsche Gemütlichkeit und sogar das deutsche Wetter. Die Dürre hier ist unerträglich und ich lechze tatsächlich nach einem ordentlichen Regenguss, am besten gleich Regen für vier […]

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Three word Thursday

Labor Day camping It’s coming up. Like tomorrow. One of the biggest holidays weekends in the country. The official end of the summer for the Americans. Probably every single campsite in California is booked. Everyone who’ve missed booking a site in February or better right after Labor Day 2014 […]

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loads of lists

Every time you go on facebook lately you will find at least one post that features a list about something you don’t really need to know, most of the times not even particularly interesting, but you gonna read it anyway. Because it’s fun, it’s diverting, […]

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Three Word Thursday

Back to school! After 10 weeks of summer, 10 weeks of being busy having fun, today it’s back to the routine. My girls were super excited about a new school, new teachers, new friends. And I’m celebrating peace and quiet. I’m following a couple blogs […]

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German oddities

I’d like to share some things I photographed during my visit in Germany.  Strange, unimportant items that you start noticing when you haven’t been in a place for a long time. Here is some stuff you won’t probably find in the US: Ein Fachwerkhaus von […]

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Düsseldorf

It’s been way too long since my last post. Life just got in the way and the end of the year madness was insane. But summer officially started and on Tuesday me and my two girls landed in Germany for our annual visit. Today, still suffering […]

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green bike lanes

May is National Bike Month. In the Bay Area cycling has been growing constantly over the last years. When we moved here in 2009 it was just the “new Golf”. Only middle-aged men with money seemed to ride around with their super expensive Cervelos and Spezialized bikes. Now […]

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