Home is …

… in Wales, and in Iowa. … with my family, and with my friends. … at a meetup with my coworkers, and at a coffee shop with my laptop. … in a tango embrace, and in the middle of a good book. … where I see the sunrise, and where I see the sunset. As … Continue reading Home is …

Spring Break

This week I allowed myself to take a break and relax, and it happened to coincide with the most beautiful weather we have seen in months. Spring finally came to Aachen! So I was determined to spend as much of the week outdoors as possible. Over the weekend we went to the Bauhaus and stocked … Continue reading Spring Break

Constellations

I’m not allowed to complain about the weather in Aachen anymore. (I spent June and July commenting on the overall lack of summer weather.) We have had a few days of temperatures in the upper 80s and into the 90s (30-35 Celsius). It’s hot. Thankfully, we have a few ways to cool off. The best solution … Continue reading Constellations