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Run For Respect 2017

It is that time of year again…….time to put out the word to end the word…….time to bring awareness to the fact that our handicapped, be it mentally or physically need to be treated with the respect they deserve. My alma mater….Pontiac Township HIgh School in Pontiac Illinois hosts a 5k Run every Spring and […]

Broadway meets Lion King

Time to go Blog Hopping Again……I had such a good time the last time when we all created a spring tablescape, that I really could not wait for the Broadway HOp! NOw I have to admit something to you all, I had a million ideas….Phantom of the OPera, Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph, and Kinky Boots. […]

Biking along the Berlin Wall Bike Path

Mauerweg Fahrrad Tour……Biking along the historical Berlin Wall Path My Bucket List is long, as I assume so is yours, one item on that long list is biking the Berlin Wall Path. So when my girl friends from Cloppenburg and I started planning our first annual bike trip, the Berlin Wall Path was the logical […]

Easter 2017

Easter was pretty busy in my home this year….my sister and her partner Willi surprised us with a visit. How nice it was to be able to share this holday with them……this of course gave me a reason to set a festive holiday table. I have been quite busy with work lately and had almost […]

Waiting for Spring……..

Spring…what does spring mean to you? For me, spring marks then end of my deep winter sleep! A time to come of out hibernation. I get itchy to leave the confines of the house and move into our outdoor living space. My tastebuds are ready for bbq´s and sipping my favorite vino on the patio. […]

A woman with a plan

So… for awhile now I have tried to follow a plan when it comes to running the house and working out. Sometimes I am really successful and well….sometimes I am really NOT! Today I would like to share with you my “PLAN”.  In the free time that is left over after the “chores” and “work […]

Love is……..a Valentine’s Day Tablescape

Happy Tablescape Thursday Everyone……. todays post is from a Valentine’s Day Table that I decorated last year. Enjoy……                                       Posting to one of my favorite Blog Parties….Tablescape Thursday at Between Naps on the Porch and a new […]

Love is in the air………

Happy Thursday morning Everyone.. and Happy Ground Hog Day! I had to chuckle this morning….I was in the car on the way home from my early swim when the radio announcer mentioned that today is Ground Hog Day in America (I live in Germany, so you can imagine my surprise). Here I am living in […]

Valentine’s Day is coming…….

It has been a long time since I have had a post for “Pink Saturday“…..lately it has been hard for me to find enough pink to share (I do, after all live in a household with only men…hey, even the cat is a male!) This evening though, I set one of my first Valentine’s Day […]