Tag Archives: Scotland

The “Shower”: A Great American Tradition

Back in September, when I was visiting family and friends in Indiana, my sister-in-law and niece threw the most lovely baby shower for me. After having lived abroad in Scotland and now in Germany where the concept of “a shower … Continue reading

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Home is Wherever I’m with You

Now that I’ve finally finished up talking about our spring vacation to Italy, I can start to write about some of the other things we’ve been up to over the last couple of months. April and May were both busy … Continue reading

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Black Friday backlash: Early openings a mixed blessing – Nov. 15, 2011

Black Friday backlash: Early openings a mixed blessing – Nov. 15, 2011. Now I’m a gal who likes to shop, but when I read the above article a couple of days ago, I have to say it made me a … Continue reading

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Our Friends Pretty Much Rock

A package arrived for us yesterday, and both the Mr. and I were dumbfounded as to what it could be. It came from Scotland. We didn’t order anything from Scotland. And it was heavy. Completely puzzled, I started shredding the … Continue reading

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A Taste of Honey

Now that we finally have a fully operational kitchen complete with a working oven, the Mr. and I have been bitten by the baking bug lately. The first baked masterpiece that graced our oven was a homemade streusel the Mr. … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Never Knows

It seems hard to believe, but 2011 has already arrived. And with the arrival of the new year, I’ve been reflecting on all that we experienced in 2010. 2010 was a year of some pretty big changes for us.  In … Continue reading

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Yesterday

The snow continues to fall in Germany, as it is across much of Europe. Living in Edinburgh, we hardly had any snow* and if it did fall, it usually only lasted a short time before melting. So it’s been a … Continue reading

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