Christmas vacation, day 1

My Christmas lunch yesterday went really well and after finishing cleaning up after it, my youngest and I packed our suitcases for our vacation. My oldest picked us up and drove us to the train station – she’s a sweetheart – and we took a train from Aarhus to Odense (where Hans Christian Andersen came […]

My white Volkswagen

Describe the most meaningful and/or important gift you’ve ever received. When I was young the infrastructure in the area of Germany, where I come from, wasn’t great. The railroad from Hamburg to the island Westerland passes our little town and some of the smaller trains even stopped at our station, but only a handful every […]

Ah, to be young and flirt on a train…

Today’s assignment: Just one word: Flirting, and a picture of a young man and woman smiling at each other My mom had two sisters. When I was young the oldest lived in Denmark and the youngest in a part of Germany called Sauerland.  As I mentioned earlier, my mom and dad never went anywhere, so […]

My way to the Camino de Santiago de Compostella

Today’s assignment: Write about the longest amount of time you’ve ever gone without sleeping. I’ve never been really happy about flying, so when my daughter and I decided to go and walk the Camino de Santiago de Compostella in Spain, we looked only for busses and trains and found a night bus from Aarhus in […]