Monthly Archives: June 2018

Flea Market, Round 1

Slowly Julius gets a bit more interested in our weekend flea market visits. While most of the times we don’t really find any treasures to take home with us, it is always fun to point out old stuff from my … Continue reading

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Forest walk and animal encounters

Always fun to drag kiddo out into nature. This time we did our forest route and saw horses, cows and sheep. Later on, I got Julius into his second least favorite thing: Trying on shoes! But we actually ended up … Continue reading

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Milestone & Asparagus

This morning I finally got myself up for a (rather speedy) long run and after 5.5 months I reached my annual goal of 1000 miles! Funny story, when I signed up for that goal I thought it was 1000 km … Continue reading

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Shopping!

Nothing is more fun for a teenager than clothes shopping 😉 Especially pants and having to try them on. We returned to the NordWestZentrum Mall and explored, found bits and pieces. I am realizing that some of the t-shirts J … Continue reading

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Morning Walk: Cherries, Cows & Cats

The time difference / jet lag woke us up early and Julius was willing to join me on an early sunrise walk. Beautiful fresh sky outside, dandelions to blow, sun just rising … And cherry trees! With the first deep … Continue reading

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Arrival

On our next leg we got a bit lucky again and scored a row of 3 seats just for us (While this flight was actually pretty packed). We left on time and shortly after take off they handed out hot … Continue reading

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Here we go again …

Starting around sunset time we ventured to the airport. Traffic was mellow as were the crowds. Compared to previous times when we actually had to do all the security song and dance, it felt empty. We had arrived at the … Continue reading

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Packing!

Our summer trip is coming up and Cat was super curious what all that commotion is about …

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CCR Port City Run

We had the fantastic and rare occasion to run inside the restricted port area, along the breakwater wall. Where a few months ago I lost several gallons of sweat while doing my Ironman run. This was a rehearsal for an … Continue reading

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Meanwhile … all over Twitter again

As it turns out, Twitter has become my main source of info as to ‘what is my wife up to’ 😀

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Haircut!

School’s over and we have all day to fill with fun activities, like cutting J’s hair: Is it just me or are there first traces of upper lip plumage (teenage mustache)???

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Cat is very cat cat, doing very cat things!

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Wednesday Morning Run Fun

First meeting with the CCRazies again at VMD Park at 5AM, this time for a tag-team speed session. 9 x 400m sprints and I surprised myself with a sub-4 min/km average. I was actually expecting a 3rd set, which never … Continue reading

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Meanwhile … Ritsu’s Twitter

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A Boy & his Cat

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