Month: June 2014


Guten Tag Sweet Friends! I’m sure you have all heard the expression, “count your blessings,” but do you remember the song? “Co...

Read More

It’s A Blessing!

Nuremberg square

Guten Tag Sweet Friends! Today is my own personal D-Day. I’m sure eveyone has their own day of destiny, the day that will live in infamy, at lea...

Read More


Lucky Me!

Guten Tag Sweet Friends! Ever heard the expression, “first world problems?” This is of course opposed to third world problems, i.e. seriou...

Read More

First World Problems

Parco arch of peace

Buongiorno Sweet Friends! I spent so much time at the Duomo on my first day in Milano, I had to spend my second day catching up to my itinerary!! Afte...

Read More

Magnificent Milano – Part 2


Buongiorno Sweet Friends! Today I returned from three wonderful days in Milano Italy! I have been unable to post anything until today due to intermitt...

Read More

Magnificent Milano – Part 1


Guten Tag Sweet Friends! Yesterday was Father’s Day. It’s a very bittersweet holiday for me. The father I thought I knew is gone, and I ch...

Read More

Father’s Day


Guten Tag Sweet Friends! Today I participated in Cologne’s Race for the Cure as part of the FedEx team. This is relatively a new race, so it was...

Read More

Race Day in Koln

Burg Elz

Guten Tag Sweet Friends! We just returned from a 3-day road trip down the Mosel river from Koln to Trier – 120 miles of castles, vineyards, vill...

Read More

Mosel River Road Trip