The soundtrack to today has been mini-avalanches of snow sliding off the roof. It’s amazing how loud it is, and it’s also amazing how relentless winter has been here this week. Lots of sliding about in cars, and not many signs of Spring just yet! A few pictures from another kind of sliding at beautiful […]
I couldn’t resist posting this…. I took this picture shortly before we left Denmark, but it’s perfect for today don’t you think? Happy Valentines!
Psychedelic Eggs! This is how they sell boiled eggs here in Germany. The closer it gets to Easter, the more colourful they get!
The main reason that I was hanging around a snowy Munich square, was that I was waiting to witness the spectacle that is the Schäfflertanz (or The Cooper’s Dance), that takes place just before Carnival time once every seven years! Thought to originate in the 1500’s after the plague visited and decimated the local population, […]
Snow Bikes – Munich
Frozen dew drop
I was up at 5.30 this morning. Not out of choice, but to pack the Small People and the husband off on a day long ski-trip organised by the school, hence the very early start! The temptation to go back to bed once they had gone was great, but I resisted! We had a bit […]
Deutsches Museum View
Our relocation agent contacted us last week with a reminder that we had an appointment at the Doctor’s. We are not sick, but apparently she felt it would be a good idea to go along and meet him before we were. Having been exposed to a few segments of German life that are a lot […]