Im am an official Espresso Test-Person

It is like a miracle that I like to drink Espresso today. When I remember back, one of my first contacts with coffee was on a flee market. It was cold outside and my grandma … Read more

From old to new: My Radio project

It is a while ago that we sold my parents house and decluttered it. Up in the attic we found an old Radio. It was not in good shape, though. After a bit of research … Read more

A balcony with a view

Having a balcony definitively is a plus in days of Corona and “stay@home”. It’s probably much easier to cope with the situation when having a small outdoor space. And I am aware of this privilege! … Read more

Sunday afternoon: Past and present

Since I wasted my time with fixing a photo upload issue on my webspace, I keep the english version of my blogpost very short 🙂 It’s grey and rainy outside and since I (still) don’t … Read more

Everyday life

I almost did not take any photos in the last month. This is why I can only show some smartphone pictures without any specific story behind. I did write some sentences in German language, though. … Read more

Urban gardening

I still have some photos from our USA trip in my pipeline, but today I have something out of the “real life” :-). We are living in a urban area with many cities around. But … Read more

Penalty notice from the Netherlands

In my last blog post I showed you the Christmas hell in the Netherlands. One thing beside some physical damage 😉 is that I got mail from the country next to Germany this week. It … 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

What’s in front of YOUR front door?

I hope you all had a great Christmas time and that you have some days off now. At least I don’t need to work the next days. Hopefully the weather is good enough to take … Read more