Monthly Archives: June 2010

Technical difficulties, will not have time to fix until July 5

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Segeltörn pictures

Since 2 readers asked in the comments (double than usual), here is a digest (65 of the 562) pictures that were taken during last weekend’s sailing trip: Thanks to everyone else on the trip who took pics!

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Smoked Eel

One of the nice things about the north of Germany is smoked eel. I went to the market today with Julius and he pointed out very quickly a stack of smoked eel. And since I have not had that in … Continue reading

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Beach Day 2

We repeated pretty much yesterday’s routine, first I took a stroll with Julius to the city (so that Großmama can have some quiet time) and we scored some new swim trunks at H&M at 50% off. Then back to Eckernförde … Continue reading

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Being beachy

Finally, after having promised Julius ‘beach’ for a while now, today the weather was perfect and we went to Eckernförde for some sandy beach fun! It took Julius only about 15 minutes to hook up with 2 girls, a bit … Continue reading

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Greetings from the Flensburger Foerde

Yes, I am blogging from a Boat! Thanks to a friend’s iPad. I am participating in a sailing Trip to celebrate my old pal Carsten’s last das of being a bachelor. 7 grown Men on a 42′ Bavaria Yacht. The … Continue reading

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First day (on this trip) in Germany

Fun things we did today … – experimanting with grandma’s vibrating toothbrush – shopping in several places – exploring Rendsburg and places to play – getting a haircut – eating icecream – having lunch and playing with cousin Marla – … Continue reading

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Greetings from Germany

Julius and I went off for a trip to Northern Germany (while Ritsu is going to New York for business) … so, it was long travel day, car to the airport, small plane from Turin to Düsseldorf, there a carbo … Continue reading

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Mamma Mia & bitter-sweet goodbyes

The school year has ended, yesterday was Julius’ graduation ceremony (no fancy costumes like this one) and the kids performed 2 songs, one of them being Abba’s hit ‘Mamma Mia’ … I loved in general how the 2 teachers used … Continue reading

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Omakase (Surprise menu) @ Davide Paluda’s

It had been a long time since we have been to this wonderful 1 star Michelin restaurant in Canale and back then we had the ‘classic’ tasting menu. And I had always said I wanted to come back, for a … Continue reading

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And we survived the 7 year itch!

That time of year again: Congratulations my love!

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Seeing Adwoa again

It has been pretty much 2 years since the last time we met friend, ex-neighbur Adwoa who came back from Ghana for a short 2 week trip. Since her schedule was very full, she just invited all the friends she … Continue reading

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Raising charity awareness early.

Today the early childhood classes of Julius’ school did a sponsored walk. They had learned over a few weeks about the whole idea and concept, that there are less fortunate people out there in this world and that they can … Continue reading

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