Giving Thanks in Germany

We celebrated Thanksgiving last weekend with friends in Cologne, and they treated us to a very traditional meal: turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce, … It was really lovely. So when Thanksgiving Day rolled around, we just came home and had a simple dinner. We had a chance to chat with a … Continue reading Giving Thanks in Germany

Foggy Aachen

Last week we had a very foggy day—the same day our temperatures plummeted to winter levels. As I sat in my office, I noticed something strange. Here is the normal view out of my office window: Here was the view through the fog: Where did my church spire go?! Continue reading Foggy Aachen