My parents were here for a couple of weeks, and we all went to Salzburg for a weekend. My mother likes the movie The Sound of Music, and took me to the musical when I was a child, so of course we took her on a tour of some of the sites where the movie… Continue reading Austria: Sound of Music Tour
Happy Second Christmas Day! Shops and offices are closed on December 26, so a short post before we drive somewhere for a nice walk (today is sunny with a high of 53°F) and more Christmas later. I’m told it is not unusual for there to be no snow at Christmastime in Freising, but the spring… Continue reading Fröhliche Weihnachten!
The theme for my parents’ visit was “Christmas Markets” and now I will be sharing some photos. On the first Saturday of their visit, we went up the road a bit to Ingolstadt. Overnight there was snow, and it fairly quickly turned to a soaking rain, but that was no reason not to enjoy a… Continue reading Christkindlmarkt: Ingolstadt
We had a very nice day, clear blue skies and not too warm. We were married at the town hall park in Avon, which was one of my favorite places. Guests in attendance included my parents, the park’s resident turtles, and a heron. We then proceeded to the county courthouse in Danville to finish off… Continue reading Wedding Day Pictures
Today I spent part of my afternoon at the library, writing thank-you notes to all the ladies who came to my bridal shower last Saturday (and some who could not attend but sent a card anyway!) in Iowa. I’m sorry it took so long; I got home from Iowa on Monday and spent most of… Continue reading Thank You Notes