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#20factsaboutme

So, we are back from our Easter vacation! If you follow the blog on Facebook, you will have seen my album with photos from our trip. While I get back in to my blogging grove – I have some great posts planned – I thought in the meantime I would share the #20factsaboutme which I posted […] Read more…

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March Snapshots

March in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… J is for… Dressed for a birthday party. Not a fancy dress party, mind you. This is just how he wanted to go. When his friend’s mum asked him what he was dressed up as, he said “Nothing. Just Oskar.” This little one is really in to his […] Read more…

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February Snapshots

February in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… February started off with a trip to Wuppertal to visit the grandparents during the Berlin winter school holidays. Kids can pick up lots of fab freebies on the ICE trains to keep them occupied! Pretty much the coolest tap ever, spotted at the Tammel Tammel Baby Lounge […] Read more…

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Snow Days

We’ve had our fair share of snow in Berlin over the last week or so, much to the kids delight. Although the mild temperatures and rain have now turned the lovely snow to mush and grit, we did manage to tick of most of the winter favourites: sledging, snowman building, snowball throwing and snow angels! Read more…

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Reflections on the year that was

Happy New Year everyone! This post comes a week later than intended, as I unfortunately started the new year knocked out by a nasty bout of tonsillitis. I used to have these as a kid all the time, and don’t remember them being that bad. But there I was with a fever, painkillers to help […] Read more…

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November Snapshots

November in snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… My Friday date – he gets out of school early on Fridays and we have an hour to ourselves before picking up little brother. Sunshine yellow in the kitchen to battle the November greys. My favourite Sunday breakfast. If you’re gonna stand out, stand out big time! This […] Read more…

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Holiday Snapshots Part 2: New York City

The Big Apple! I’ve been in New York a couple of times – once with The Husband – but it was the first time for both kids. Although there are about a gazillion museums in New York I still want to see, we again focused our itinerary on the kids. The weather was a bit […] Read more…

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Holiday Snapshots Part 1: Washington DC

I just remembered, I promised to share some holiday snapshots from our trip to the USA last month. We had three days in Washington DC, then five days in New York, then another three days in DC (not counting travel days to and from the two cities). In DC, we stayed with friends – in […] Read more…

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