This past weekend, my family and I visited Berg Hohenzollern. In German Berg means castle. The Hohenzollern Castle is located about 40 minutes south of Stuttgart, Germany. Edit Edit
With the cold and snow flurries present in Bavaria, I’m reminded that there are only about 6 weeks left of winter. This week was the end of fasching here in Germany, the start of lent, followed by a long weekend. Enjoy your extended weekend, a warm coffee, and these links around the web. 13 ways … More Enjoy your extended weekend
This weekend will bring more snow and cold winds to us here in Deutschland. We’re trying to settle into our new location here in Germany. We are also celebrating my youngest son’s birthday. It’s awfully bittersweet he’s growing so quickly. Have a wonderful and warm weekend. Enjoy these links around the web: Has the health … More Have a wonderful, and warm weekend
We’re enjoying time with family and friends between moves. We’ve recently moved from Japan, stopping in the U.S. to visit family, and then will be moving to Germany after the holidays. It’s been an eventful few weeks as you might suspect. Plus, it’s the last weekend solo before my husband returns home! Lots to celebrate! … More Have a merry weekend
This week I traveled to the beautiful Hokokuji Buddist Temple in Kamakura, Japan. I enjoyed walking through the beautiful towering bamboo garden, seeing and hearing the sounds of water running into the peaceful ponds, and enjoyed green tea with gal friends in the gardens. Here are a few photos from Hokokuji Temple. … More Hokokuji Temple Kamakura
We are looking forward to enjoying watching my sons’ last soccer games of the season, their end of season soccer award parties, some time together as a family at the park, and catching up on household chores and some much needed rest. Enjoy your weekend and these links around the web: 30 Fair Trade Clothing … More Have a relaxing weekend.
Yesterday after eating brunch at Prime Brunch, our sweet friend Stephanie showed us the Morito Daimyojin Shinto Shrine in Hayama, Japan. It’s a beautiful shrine located on Morito beach, with lots of parking, a view over to the touristy part of Morito beach, and a stunning view out into Sagami Bay. On the outskirts of … More Morito Daimyojin Shinto Shrine
Yesterday three gal friends and myself ventured out to Hayama, Japan to enjoy brunch at Prime Brunch. The food, environment, and staff were wonderful. The french toast platter was delicious. I’ll be visiting again soon with my kids who also love big American style breakfast food. Here are the details: Website: http://www.primebrunch.com Located: 3 Chome-4-3 … More Prime Brunch in Hayama, Japan
Two weeks ago we went to the infamous Kawaii Monster Cafe by Sebastian Masuda in the Harajuku area of Tokyo. It was as creative and amazing as advertised. There were cute monsters, as the word kawaii denotes “cute”, adorable desserts, delicious food, and fun themed japanese dishes with wasabi dip, and scientific dessert concoctions. Even … More Kawaii Monsters Cafe: Harajuku, Tokyo
Have a relaxing weekend. We are enjoying some downtime this weekend. Yet also looking forward to soccer games, a birthday party, and some shopping at the fall Bazaar in our area. Enjoy these links around the web: Wrong ways to get kids to sit in class? Toxic mother daughter relationships. The art of sitting together … More Have a relaxing weekend.