August in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… Settling in to our new home. Farmers' Market in the shadow of the Castle. Farmers' Market goodies. Beautiful day by the Union Canal. Gotta make the best of that ice-cream weather! The doorways of Edinburgh. Rainy day pursuits. And then we

July in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… Anyone fancy some 'Spargel' (asparagus) ice cream? Or would you prefer blackcurrant and matcha? One last trip to the newly revamped Lego Store Berlin New hair cut Packing up our Berlin apartment Waking up in Edinburgh! We can see the

The day has come. After almost six years in Berlin, we packed up our things and flew back to Edinburgh earlier today! I know I alluded a lot to moving house over the past few weeks, without actually saying where

We are moving house in just over a week, and most of our things have already been packed up - including our books! So I'm afraid my book round-ups will have to take a bit of a break. In the

May in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… Street art in Berlin Bat Baby Melons are back! Lucky teapot Edinburgh in the Spring time My happy place Posh crisps, or what? Mother's Day in Germany Play time Branching out in to wearing pink Now they can be unicorns together! First local strawberries

"Moppacows eat daisies, roses and dandelions. Daddy moppacow and baby moppacow lived in their small house. It used to be a big house but it was destroyed in the war. That's when mummy moppacow died. One day, daddy moppacow was out walking

April in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… When he grows up he wants to be an engineer. Or maybe a taxi driver. Right now he's content with being an astronaut. Little Easter treasures. When you're feeling poorly, it's good to live near an

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

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