We now have an American flag! My husband bought it last year – together with a flag pole – at the cowboy Christmas fair in Las Vegas. And yes, we flew it home. I was surprised at this purchase. Especially since being from Germany where at least until the Soccer World Cup in 2006 people … More Happy Independence Day
One of her members leaves the house in the morning to go to work. Another one goes to the club. And another one to a social gathering. They all end up in the same location – where they play bingo, dance, feed the 17 year old blue jay or read the paper to him, garden, … More We make sure they have the best day in their life. Every day.
About 80 years ago, there was a young man in Germany, Werner Lücke. Werner loved to play soccer. But instead of playing his favorite ball game, he had to fight in World War II. When the war was finally over, he was taken into a prisoner of war camp. During his time at the camp, … More King-size living
When Jacob remembers his search for an apartment in Rio in 2014, he still gets mad. “It was so annoying! We probably looked at more than 40 apartments in three and a half months.” The native German had moved to Rio de Janeiro in 2009. The lease of his apartment was about to expire and … More Between Mountains and Ocean – why Jacob still gets mad thinking about his home search in Rio
Our builder found out a few days before we were supposed to move in that the wrong fence had been ordered. It would take 10 days to two weeks for the right fence to come. My husband suggested to just keep the fence off and install the new one when it gets there. But that … More Eggs in the mud