Monthly Archives: October 2011

Baby Hands

I don’t post a lot of political and religious stuff that is highly controversial.  I have my views and I’ll share them with anyone who asks, but I feel like my blog is mostly my journal, my way to remember … Continue reading

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What kind of ‘vu’ is this?

Have you ever had one of those moments where all of a sudden you feel like you woke up in your current life and were totally amazed at where you are?  I think this sensation needs a name.  You know… … Continue reading

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Nana and Papa go back home

After they had spent two weeks in Germany, my nephew Mason had had enough of his Nana and Papa being away. He wanted to go to Nana’s house to watch “cars” with her.  I bet that was a sweet reunion… … Continue reading

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Burg Eltz, brot und brotchen, & Birthday cake.

One week ago today we went to Burg Eltz.  This castle is one of the prettiest in all of Europe but it was half covered in scaffolding.  The drive TO the castle was the most beautiful one I’ve driven so … Continue reading

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Camping and Frikadelle

While we were on our way to Prague we received a call from the sellers of the van we were purchasing.  The title had arrived and we were good-t0-go on finalizing the purchase.  We made plans to meet them on … Continue reading

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Czech, the third.

Day 3: Our second morning in Prague was spent in a fury of packing.  We were fortunate enough that the caretaker was willing to store our luggage while we saw the city.  The picture below was taken as we walked … Continue reading

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Czech this out, too.

Day Two: I woke up bright and early, unintentionally.  For some reason my phone’s clock changed.  I got up at 7:00, showered, dressed, and woke Matt at 8:00.  I started to get a little nervous when, at 8:40 my parents … Continue reading

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Well, now I can say I’ve seen it.

Oh my goodness. We had heard that we needed to go see the Astronomical Clock in Prague. It has some interesting things that occur on the hour and we were glad we were there to see it. Our tour guide … Continue reading

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Czech this out…

Why I chose Prague as one of my “must see” cities, I really can’t say.  Honestly, I really only know of it from movies.  Mission Impossible, for example.  And if I’m not mistaken, a few TV shows are set there. … Continue reading

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