We are moving to…

…Stockholm, we are so excited to share the news that at the end of September we will be moving to Sweden. We are both super excited and nervous about the move, especially after being in Berlin for 8 years now and making the move so close to the new arrival. However, the opportunity it provides…

Christmas Traditions

Living abroad and having a lot of expat friends from all over the world, it fascinates me to hear about everyone’s Christmas traditions. Especially how people have incorporated different cultures together based on their nationality or the countries they have lived in, or even just their own little traditions from their parents and grandparents. I…

St Nikolaus Day

Happy St Nikolaus Day to my wonderful followers! This is a day that we have started celebrating on a small scale as we have now been in Germany for almost 7 years and it only feels right to take on some native traditions, especially ones that involve chocolate! St Nikolaus Day is celebrated throughout Europe…

Yorkshire Puddings

As an Expat it is often discussed among myself and my British friends the food we miss from ┬áhome, this often involves Cadburys Chocolate or Robinsons Squash, but for me, I always buy Bisto Gravy Granules and Sage and Onion Stuffing Mix (I am too lazy to make this myself). Along these lines, something that…

My Bestest Came to Stay

Last month I was so thrilled to have my best friend and her husband to come to stay with us here in Berlin for the first time! I wanted to show her the life we have built here but also some of the top sights to see so we had a lot to cram into…

Only in Berlin…

I love living in Berlin, but there are certainly some ‘quirky’ aspects of the culture here you have to get used, especially when you have never lived in a big city before, especially a big city in Germany. This week I have seen some things around the city that you would see Only in Berlin…