Tag Archives: Ikea

Eight Days a Week

Is it really March already? Sheesh, time flies when you’re having fun taking an intensive language course.  As predicted, the class has sort of taken over my life to some extent and pushed other things (like blogs) to the side.  … Continue reading

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Getting Better

A little less than a couple of weeks ago, the Mr. and I had a two-day shopping spree in (given how much time and money we spend there) what must be our favorite place in the world: Ikea. The goal … Continue reading

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It Won’t Be Long Now

By popular request (okay, just from Linz =) ) I thought I’d post a few photos of the flat in its current state. As I’m sure I’ve said a million times, it’s by no means finished, but there has been … Continue reading

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Fun with Ikea Construction

The saga that was “building the wardrobes” has finally come to an end for the poor Mr., nearly 24 hours after he began the task. We received the Ikea shipment in the early afternoon on Thursday. Before the Mr. could … Continue reading

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The Swedish Experiment

What happens when you take two people and put them into a warehouse-sized maze full of home wares they need to purchase, yet in a building that lacks natural light and clocks? Also add into this little experiment the fact … Continue reading

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Confessions of a German Hausfrau

It’s been a little more than a week since I arrived back in Germany, and I’ve officially begun my new job as a German Hausfrau.  Hausfrau, or housewife, might not sound like a very glamorous or rewarding new position, but … Continue reading

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Out with the old, in with the new

After a long and at times stressful journey yesterday, I finally arrived in Indiana late last night. I don’t even have the energy to go into describing everything that went wrong, but I was pretty cranky with Frankfurt Intl’ Airport, … Continue reading

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