Archive of ‘Out & About’ category

Brochan: For the Love of Porridge

It’s World Porridge Day today, so what better excuse to introduce you to one of our favourite eateries in Edinburgh. Brochan is a tiny café in Marchmont, one of the neighbourhoods on Edinburgh’s Southside, and what it lacks in size it makes up for in tasty food and amazing flavours. Brochan’s main fare is porridge, […] Read more…

Harvesting Potatoes at Berlin’s Domäne Dahlem

I’ve mentioned the Domäne Dahlem – an agricultural museum and working form in the South of Berlin – before. Since our move, it’s just an easy door-to-door subway ride away, so we have become more frequent guests over the past year. The highlights are definitely their special seasonal fairs, which take place throughout the year. […] Read more…

Erwin Wurm: Interactive Art at Berlinische Galerie

I don’t usually write about exhibitions just as they are about to close, but today we FINALLY managed to make it to the Erwin Wurm exhibition at the Berlinische Galerie, on its penultimate day. We had such a great time, that I quickly wanted to share a post about it for anyone currently in Berlin […] Read more…

Kids Craft Workshops at the bauhaus_lab

For months now, I’ve been meaning to take Oskar along to one of the Saturday drop-in ‘Bauhaus_lab‘ craft workshops at Berlin’s Bauhaus Archiv, and last weekend I finally managed to go! The workshops take place on Saturdays from 11am to 2pm in the Bauhaus Pavilion, which is separate from the actual museum itself though on […] Read more…

Kids Books exhibition at Berlin’s Nordic Embassy

I absolutely adore Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren. She is one of my favourite children’s books authors of all time, and when I was growing up I literally had *all* her books that had ever been translated in to German. While some of her books seem more popular and widely translated in Germany, others – like […] Read more…