Back in Boise

Well, we’ve been back in Boise for a little over two weeks now and as always it is a dual edge sword that cuts both ways. Whether you are on vacation or visiting family it is always nice to come home. That has absolutely nothing to do with location though, it’s just about having your … More Back in Boise

Home Sweet Home

Like I said in the last post,  I love our home. After 25 hours of travel time door to door, it was an especially welcome sight. It is sad that our Christmas Vacation is over but it is good to be home. But we made it,  and with all suitcases as well. Gute Nacht! *Gute … More Home Sweet Home

Germericans Freezing at a College Football Game

Yesterday we spontaneously decided to go watch Boise State University football team play the Air Force Academy. That set us up for an awesome Friday, complete with a couple of hours of the newly established Deutsche Kindergruppe Boise (German Kids Group) then off to the game. Then, not more than 1 hour after picking up … More Germericans Freezing at a College Football Game

Martinszug in Boise (St. Martin’s Day Procession)

Did you know there was a German community in little ‘ol Boise, Idaho?  We didn’t.  Well, not personally anyway. We had read on the internet about a club that met here occasionally, but we never ended up going to any of the meetings.  We were told by our new friends from the Basque Soccer Friendly … More Martinszug in Boise (St. Martin’s Day Procession)

Polish Sausage, Donuts, and Soccer! (Boise Basque Soccer Friendly)

Soccer finally came to Boise on last Saturday in the form of the Basque Soccer Friendly between Athletic Bilbao and the Club Tijuana, and it was cool!  The only reason that it wasn’t TOTALLY AWESOME is that Bayern München wasn’t playing.  If that was the case I would still be on such an emotional high that I … More Polish Sausage, Donuts, and Soccer! (Boise Basque Soccer Friendly)