Re-post: Country Bumpkin

August 2022 Blimey, I have become even a bigger country bumkin than I was back then. The further away from people the better ๐Ÿ˜… August 2017 Ah, one of my all-time favourite posts: April 2011 I admit it! I am a devoted country bumpkin! It is an enormous riddle to me how people can live…… Continue reading Re-post: Country Bumpkin

Re-post: Support your creative fellow humans

August 2022 It’s not me, because I never developed the tenacity and the discipline to keep writing. August 2017 I still try to get over that and other “good” advice! April 2011 Well today I got a letter from someone very close. I wrote to her about my love for writing and that I wanted…… Continue reading Re-post: Support your creative fellow humans

Scar clan/ Narben Clan

August 2022 I am not sure I found my clan just yet. But I start to suspect there are women who are on the path on their own. And that’s ok ๐Ÿ˜‡ August 2017 “Women who run with the wolves” by Clarissa Pinkola-Estes ist a book I read on and off. Here are some of…… Continue reading Scar clan/ Narben Clan

Re-blog: Just wondering/Frage mich ja nur

July 22 The teenagers have flown but I still ask myself how we managed to grow up ๐Ÿคฃ August 2017 With two teenage kids at home, this topic is still important September 2011 Even if I wrote about that one before: Growing up is a tough business! There is group pressure, acne and rogue hormones…… Continue reading Re-blog: Just wondering/Frage mich ja nur

Re-blog: Why am I a vegetarian/Warum ich vegetarisch esse

June 22 A couple of months ago we even managed the transition to being vegan ๐Ÿ˜Š August 2017 I posted this entry first in July 2011. However, the links I used do not exist anymore. July 2017 On SeededBuzz I found a blog entry about all forms vegetarian. It is called “Being a Vegetarian is…… Continue reading Re-blog: Why am I a vegetarian/Warum ich vegetarisch esse

Great re-blog: Neuschwanstein Castle

Please hop over and enjoy Erika’s post about Neuschwanstein Castle. And if you do not know her blog, please check it out and enjoy her poetry, quotes and music. It’s a great place to be! Yesterday, we spontaneously hopped into the car and drove to Germany. Although we often talked about going there again, it…… Continue reading Great re-blog: Neuschwanstein Castle

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

I am following this Irish history blog for a couple of weeks now and am astonished about how much they unearth each day. So much sadness but also so much happiness. Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all of you! ๐Ÿค— #OTD in Irish History | 17 March: In the Liturgical calendar, today is the feast…… Continue reading Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Re-blog: Announcing โ€˜The Write Wayโ€™ Giveaway!

Ooops, I am a bit late with this. You have 3 days left. Please head over and check out Lauren’s encouraging blog and her book. Because you are worth it ๐Ÿ˜‰ : I have been overwhelmed and so thankful for the way in which my debut non-fiction book โ€˜The Write Wayโ€™ has been received. I…… Continue reading Re-blog: Announcing โ€˜The Write Wayโ€™ Giveaway!

Re-blog: Good News Tuesday for Sept. 29, 2020: Helping a Neighbor, A Pledge for the Planet, Friendly Abundance, and a New Job by JoAnna

As I am currently having a break, you can find good news over at JoAnna’s ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ North Dakota Farmers Rally to Help Neighbor after Heart Attack When Lane Unhjemโ€™s combine caught fire at harvest time he went into cardiac arrest. But about 60 farmers put their own work on hold to join to help their…… Continue reading Re-blog: Good News Tuesday for Sept. 29, 2020: Helping a Neighbor, A Pledge for the Planet, Friendly Abundance, and a New Job by JoAnna

Re-post: Your Privilege is Showing: How Climate Change Movements Miss the Point by Kayla DeVault

I should really write about my McMillan Coffee Morning project next week. But this post from 2016 is such an eye-opener on how interconnected we are and how we first need to understand the impact on other communities of our behaviour and what we consume before we can start to make changes that will save…… Continue reading Re-post: Your Privilege is Showing: How Climate Change Movements Miss the Point by Kayla DeVault