Heat Wave


There is a heat wave in Europe at the moment, and also here in Germany it’s unbelievable hot and humid. We didn’t have rain for several weeks, it’s just hot and humid and the grass is already yellow, completely burned by the sun. I could deal with the temperatures if there would be a fresh breeze in the evening, but we don’t even have a fresh breeze. It’s even hot at night, so hot that I just slept 2 hours per night and that 3 days in a row. I feel exhausted because of both, the temperatures and the sleep … Continue reading Heat Wave

Today We Had A Heavy And Destructive Thunderstorm in Northern Germany


We had real heavy storm in Northern Germany today. I thought the storm was heavy in our federal state Schleswig-Holstein but then I saw the news about the neighboring federal state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, there was total destruction in some towns. We had more luck in Schleswig-Holstein, but it was very unusual and scary anyway. They said in the news that it was a tropical thunderstorm. I was sitting in my living room and watched out of the windows and wrote my mother a small message like “Do you see the clouds? Looks like the end of world”. She replied “Yea, pretty … Continue reading Today We Had A Heavy And Destructive Thunderstorm in Northern Germany

Midsummer? I feel sick!


This will be rather a short status update and I do think there won´t be much blog posts next days maybe weeks. It´s midsummer here and it is horrible hot in north germany while I would not like to be in south germany now. The last days were horrible hot and even the sea is warm like water in the bathtub. It´s midnight and still hot like in africa. Well, the news said the air is actually coming from africa. There is no breeze and the air moisture and temperature makes me sick. It´s like somebody is crushing my head … Continue reading Midsummer? I feel sick!