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


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

Strandfest Parade in Dorfmark

When we moved into our new apartment, our landlady said: “It’s heavenly quiet here!” Yes, it mostly is. Despite of the “Autobahn” and the military training ground right across town. But Dorfmark wakes up once … Read more

Too hot!

It’s definitely to hot to do anything today. Enjoy your weekend, preferably on a lake or anywhere where it’s not too warm!

Time for Memories: Hot, hotter…?

… Death Valley! Nothing but sand, dust and hills. And sweat on your forehead. A lot. That is what Death Valley in California looks like. This was the first time I’ve seen 50 C° reached … Read more