We are here! In Germany!! Finally!!! It feels like an eternity since we were here last, so I apologize if I sound like a total noob. I don’t totally understand it myself. I mean, I understand why I’m excited. But this is weird, different. One thing is for sure though, the longer we are gone … More Hello Germany!
Leg two of our trip has landed us in the capital of the peach state, otherwise known as Atlanta, Georgia. First observation: must be warm here, people aren’t wearing coats. Second Observation: I…am…..STARVING! Here is a shocking revelation you’ve never heard before in your life, pretzels and peanuts just don’t cut it. Once we got … More Lunch Stop for Peaches
Leg one of our trip to the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul is complete. It hasn’t been without Casualties though. My favorite hat of all the hats I have ever owned is, right now, laying helpless and lonely somewhere in the Boise airport. And to make it worse I can’t get anyone at … More A Stop In Viking Country
All loaded up in Boise and ready to get this show on the road! We’re running on 3 hours of sleep and we got to the airport a little late, but excitement is getting is through. Next stop, Minneapolis.
Tomorrow we fly to Germany to spend Christmas and New Years! Awesome, awesome, AWESOME!! I am so incredibly excited. In fact, here’s me leaving work today….. The only problem is that we’re going to get about 3 1/2 hours of sleep tonight. Ugh. But maybe we’ll just sleep the whole trip away. Anyway, off to … More Germany or Bust!
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
The monuments and landmarks of the world like the Sydney Opera House and Brandenburg Gate have all been lit up in the colors or the French flag. It’s quite an impressive display, and good to see the sympathy from so many countries. Today Trier, Germany decided to join the effort by lighting the Porta Nigra … More Trier Joins the World To Support France
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)
A tale of frustration, misfortune, and “In Flight” peanuts. … More Chaoatic Departures (Flying to America, Pt I)
My wife and I were sitting on the patio this evening when she says to me……. “Glaubst du das ist ein Mückenstich oder Hautkrebs?” (Do you think that is a mosquito bite or skin cancer?)