Easy walking in Bochum

There are still many prejudices that the region where are living right now, the “Ruhrgebiet”, is ugly grey and not attractive at all. My mom who spend some years of her childhood here, told me … Read more

The Botanical Garden Bochum

After we moved to the city of Bochum we now have totally different possibilities of things we can do (mostly on the weekends). We lived very rural before, right in the middle of Bremen, Hamburg … Read more

Photo walk: Zeche Ewald

One good thing about the year 2018 (despite many other things, just thinking of a dentist pulling out a tooth, instead of a vet 😉 ) is that it’s easy to find other people with … Read more

Pellworm the green island

Sometimes I ask myself where the time has gone. My plan was to write this blog post weeks ago but there where so many things going on in my life that I did not have … Read more

Back to North Rhine Westphalia

Before I started blogging in 2012 we lived in Essen, North Rhine Westphalia. Then Canada was our home for some time, before we moved into the Lueneburger Heide in 2014. And now we are back … Read more

My Hometown

What does the word hometown actually mean to you? Is it the place where you live? The place where you were born? Or maybe where you just feel good? I think there is no right … Read more

Hamburg

After our cat is back home and I got my lens repaired back today, I am finally in the mood for a new blog post again 🙂 . We’ve been in Hamburg lately for shopping … Read more

Geese and a broken lens

I have many things on my personal schedule right now and this is why I didn’t take many photos in the last few weeks. But the evening light was perfect last weekend and I finally … Read more

Flower power – Northern Germany is blooming

Actually we wanted to explore the neighbourhood by bike today. Unfortunately a flat tire made us return home within five minutes. Luckily we did not make it very far. I strolled through the neighbourhood instead … Read more

Short trip to Friesland in the Netherlands

Time is running! After a short break on my blog I’d like to show you some photos from last weekend. We’ve spontaneously decided to spend a long weekend Friesland which is in the Netherlands. Our … Read more