tablescaping, scrapbooking, cooking and so much more

tablescaping, scrapbooking, cooking and so much more

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Hats for Babies………

As many of you know, I volunteer at the Ronald MacDonald House in Berlin-Wedding. I help out by, cleaning apartments, cooking dinner on Thursday nights and my favorite tasK: Breakfast on Tuesdays (even if it means getting up at 4:30 am to get there on […]

Lavender Sugar

Last year I splurged and bought a really expensive lavender plant…….and this year I was lucky enough to harvest some and make Lavender Sugar. After harvest, my next stop was finding instructions… Google brought me to She has a wonderful post about lavender sugar […]

Gone Fishing………

Gone Fishing………

  Oh how I love Blog Hopping! This is my third blog hop and I have to admit, it almost did not happen……this is a hetic time for me, as I work in a “Eis Manufaktur”–translated I make ice cream and it is summer so […]

REd..WHite…BLue in Berlin….

Only 169 Days till Christmas……. But first, a little patriotic flair in the Herbers house this week…..   Vases……from my niece Heidi´s Wedding The red table runners com from one of my favorite stores in Cloppenburg…. The gift bags came from Ikea…….long long ago, but […]

Celebrating the month of July……..

The month of July is an important month in my family…….many birthdays and anniversarys. But this year is a litte more special than most years. You see, my sister turned 60 on the 4th and I will be turning 50 soon. Before I go on […]

Homemade Marshmellow Fluff

A question that I have often asked myself in the 28 years that I lived in Germany……is how do I make it myself. REcently I was on the hunt to make my owm marshmellow fluff. NOw, you can get the stuff in germany…it does not […]

Felix receives his first holy communion

A very important sacrement in the catholic church is First Holy Communion. I am almost 50 years old, and I still remember my first holy communion. I received many special gifts, but the one that stands out till this day, is the gift Tante Paula […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]