Action Dog And Garden Fun


Today we went into the garden again, because it was planned to meet some other family members that we don’t see regularly. It was my grand-aunt, my grand-uncle, my second cousin and her little daughter. My second cousin did not only come with the daughter but also with her dog. Of course, the meeting was with “Kaffee und Kuchen” again, because this is how we network in the family, and it’s probably the equivalent of the British tea time. I am very sure that I destroyed my calorie balance today but sometimes you have to enjoy life. I say that … Continue reading Action Dog And Garden Fun

Finally, Ice Cream Season?


You might be confused when I say that, but it seems that the autumn came to an end today in Northern Germany. I say autumn because we had dark clouds, rain and cold weather for several weeks now and it looked like autumn but definitely not like spring. Today was different, a really nice spring day and I decided to meet my mother and we went through the city and decided to visit an ice cream store that opened now too. I decided for two scoops, stracciatella and vanilla with chocolate crumbles. My mother decided for coconut and chocolate. This … Continue reading Finally, Ice Cream Season?

Musing About This And That – Part 2


Today I visited grandma and grandpa and we enjoyed “Kaffee und Kuchen” as we say in Germany, and that means enjoying coffee and cake. But it’s not to be taken literally, because I don’t like coffee and I always drink something else. I ate a “Bienenstich”, that’s a bee sting cake and very delicious. I believe “Kaffe und Kuchen” time is very similar to the british tea time, it’s more about coming together to chat. We talked about our family history today, and grandpa told me that one of his nephew lives in Peru since a long time already because … Continue reading Musing About This And That – Part 2