Today I spent 2 hours in a dental chair. My new dentist and his staff were very nice, and tried to speak as much English as possible with me. I do miss my dentist back in Michigan, Dr. Zarou is an amazing dentist and his staff are the best. But, I am not made of […]Read More The Day I Ate my Dental Work. Why do These Things Happen to me?
I am joining in on the Monday Music Bandwagon this week, thanks to ThePhilFactor. Be sure to drop by his blog to check out his concert list as well…..oh and be sure to read a few of his other posts too, if you are in need of a good laugh(and aren’t we all?). This is […]Read More #Music Monday: The Concert List
Yes, it has been a full week of dog ownership. (Not sure if that means we, the humans own the dog, or we the humans are owned by the dog. Maybe it’s a little of both). We have developed a comfortable routine. (Jack is a morning loving dog. 5:30am is his idea of a fantastic […]Read More Jack, the One Week Update
We’ve been living here in Western Germany for a little over 8 months. We have developed comfortable routines during this time. We get up in the mornings, Dirk takes Jack for his morning walk while I get the coffee started and breakfast on the table. Cheyenne gets ready for work at the Vet office. Then, […]Read More Trying New Things, and the Occasional Need for Take-Out
I have decided that looking up random words is a great way to keep my German language learning moving forward. This will help increase my vocabulary. Also, it’s been rather entertaining. I need entertaining in my life. So, I decided to keep with the Tattoo and Piercing theme and looked up the word for nipple […]Read More German Word of the Day
As you all know, I have been suffering from Dog Envy for several months now. My beloved, 16 year old, Chinese Hairless Crested dog passed away last summer and my world has been sadder for the loss. After moving to Germany, I developed severe Dog Envy. EVERYONE here has a dog!! Dogs get to go […]Read More Meet the Newest Member of the Family: Jack
I have been nominated for the Best Pal Category in the Annual Bloggers Bash Awards!!! I am very excited to have been nominated, It means a great deal to me that someone out there chose me!! Since starting this blog in September of 2017, I have “met”several great bloggers and really look forward to having […]Read More Annual Bloggers Bash Awards: Best Pal Category
No one wants to get sick, no matter where they live. But, having a cold in Germany is a new experience for me. If I were back in Michigan, I would drive myself, fever and all, to the grocery store/gas station/pharmacy or you name it, a store of some sorts. I would then purchase a […]Read More Catching a Cold in Germany: My Grandma Was Right.
On our visits to the city of New Orleans we did not see any Vampires, but we did enjoy walking through the Garden District. We loved the beautiful trees with Spanish Moss hanging heavy off the low branches and the fantastic Garden District Homes. Although we missed out on the Vampires, we did meet some […]Read More Monday Memories: Wild Cows and Grave Yard Scars part II
Hello again! Today is day three of the Three Quotes in Three Days Challenge. I want to thank Sonia at Losing the Plot again for tagging me in this challenge, it has been fun. Please stop by her blog for some very fun reading, you will be glad that you did! The Rule book: 1. […]Read More Three Quotes in Three Days: Day Three