Chestnut Season!

Even though we live in the city, we get to see plenty of Autumn beauty. I love watching the leaves change in our backyard.. Fall is my favorite season. It’s just so beautiful. There are chestnut trees everywhere in Cologne. So much so that Fall Season is interchangeable with Chestnut season. Kids bring empty bags […]


It’s finally starting to feel like summer here. It stays light out so late that you can read outside until 10 pm! Of course this makes bedtime with the girls challenging because they don’t understand why they should go to bed when it’s still light out. We’ve been eating outside more often… …when it’s not […]