Learning German after 50

I grew up speaking English in Singapore and I studied Mandarin as a second language in school. When I was 25, I moved to France and managed to parler francais after 6 months. At 35 I started learning Spanish when I met my husband, who is from Madrid. So when we were ready to leave…

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Calling All Sistah’s – August blog hop

1 in 8 women in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime, so CHECK YOURSELF & Schedule your yearly mammography! A fellow blogger, Michele Gross, of CAS-ual Fridays Stamps started an amazing campaign called “Calling All Sistahs”, after her discovery of breast cancer. The idea behind it is to remind all women to do…

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Enjoy the little things

Since we arrived in Germany 3 years ago, this is the first time I’ve spent the whole summer at home,  and I enjoyed every minute of it! The kids were away in Spain for 2 weeks, so I did have a little “holiday” and partied like crazy! 🙂 Once they were back, after the cooking…

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Rainbow

Using many bright colours of the rainbow is not really in my comfort zone, but my hubby’s Aunt Begonia, who is visiting from Spain with her family,  liked these colours and I wanted to make a card for her, as she is truly an amazing woman. She raised one blind son to become an independant,…

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