Visiting Trier: The Oldest City in Germany

I know we’re already a third of the way through, but happy November! I’ve finally allowed myself to start buying the delicious Christmas treats that Germany has to offer. The weather is also cooling down, though not as much as in Canada, and people are starting to decorate for Christmas. Continue Reading

Photo Tour of Goch, Germany and Taking More German Lessons!

Welcome back! I haven’t really talked much about where we live, so today I wanted to share a photo tour of Goch, Germany. It may not be the top must-visit German tourist spots, but I’m really enjoying our time here. And as you can see by the title, I’m finally Continue Reading

The 3 Things I Miss About Canada

I’ve been living in Germany for almost 18 months now, I can safely say that there isn’t too much I miss about my home country. I do love Canada, but I can find everything that I need here, for the most part. There are 3 things, however, that I do Continue Reading

2 Nights in Dresden, Germany

While we’ve managed to take a few day trips since moving to Germany over a year ago, we had yet to take any overnight trips. When my husband had time of work a couple weeks ago, we decided it was time! And with a 1 year old, nonetheless! So, off Continue Reading

Self-Isolation in Germany Update

I’m back today with another update on self-isolation here in Germany! Though, in Germany, life has been trying to go back to normal. Shops and hair salons have now reopened, but we have to wear masks everywhere we go. It definitely takes some getting used to and can be quite Continue Reading

Feeling Far From Home

Hello, everyone! I know that it’s been a while since I’ve written anything here, but I just haven’t had the time! That being said, I really wanted to share what it’s been like in Germany the past couple of weeks with the spread of the Coronavirus. The worldwide closing of Continue Reading

Visiting Xanten Germany

The first time we visited Xanten was a few days before our daughter was born. It was 30+ degrees out, and for a pregnant lady, I was quite uncomfortable! Since then, we’ve been back a few more times but, just like every old German town, there’s always more to be Continue Reading

Day-Trip to Limburg, Germany

Hello, everyone and welcome! I’m sorry for missing last weeks post, but today I’m back and I wanted to share about a little day-trip we took last week to visit Limburg, Germany! When we first set off to Limburg I didn’t actually know where we were going! Thankfully, I can Continue Reading

Welcome to 2020!

Frohes neues Jahr! Happy New Year! Welcome to the year 2020! My New Year’s Eve, or Silvester as it’s called in German, wasn’t an overly exciting day. People did, however start setting off fireworks at 8:30am! People here go a little more crazy about fireworks in Canada and they’re even Continue Reading