Fall Starts Tomorrow

Fall Starts Tomorrow
This is my fourth time linking up with Running with spoons. and my Three Word Thursday No. 21. So here are my random thoughts of the day. Women are strong and awesome. I just want to give a big shoutout to all the wonderful women I know and to women in general. I...

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....

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...

30 hours in Maui

30 hours in Maui
Aloha to the Valley Island Our second visit in Maui last week was kind of a coincidence. I booked flights to Kaua'i for my husband and me in February (It was his birthday surprise and I'm a pretty awesome wife!?) and with a layover in Maui the flights were just much...

T is for…

T is for…
Again, for everyone who didn’t follow my blog so far, I’m working on a list “My A to Z of California”. I actually write the posts from Z to A so it will be in the right order from top to bottom once finished. My list includes towns, cities, sights or other...

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…)