Tagged with Christmassing


Over Christmas, the weather in Europe was just a bit awful, with plenty of snow and plenty of travel messes. Once things calmed down a bit in Southern Germany, we opted to take the New! and Improved! car out for a drive and see what fun there was to be had. While the plan was … Continue reading

More Christmas in February

Now that I’ve finally (nearly) conquered the crazy German cold that’s been keeping me extremely lazy, I suppose it’s onward and upward. Once the parents and their respective (quite heavy) suitcases were located and settled into the demon car, it was time for the return trip. Luckily, it was now daylight with beautifully clear skies … Continue reading

French cars are the best cars

The Frankfurt airport is roughly three hours from Ulm and reachable by planes, trains and automobiles. Trains are great, but I think Murphy nearly guarantees purchasing train tickets to coincide with airplane arrivals equals delayed or canceled flights. Thus for the arrival of Die Eltern, I opted to procure a rental car and fetch the … Continue reading