Lucerne, Switzerland

I was so excited to go to Switzerland a few months back. It always seemed to me to be some glamorous place with really clean streets and fresh air everywhere. I rode a bus to Lucerne with two other coworkers. The bus was packed tightly, and the tour guide told us a little about Swiss…

The Thrill of the Roller Coaster

When I was young I didn’t have the best relationship with amusement parks. The first and only time I went to Disney with the family, my brother excitedly ran off with the kid money for food and water, and my sister and I dragged ourselves through the park, famished and dehydrated for hours before finally…

Reflections on Germany2-I Won’t Forget…

Sadly, my time in Germany has ended, but I won’t forget the cute kiddos and the wonderful staff I worked with, the food, the scenery, the people, the whole experience! Particularly, I won’t forget being a “partially developed butterfly” for the Fasching (Carnival) Parade I participated in. I glued orange eyelashes on and children told me…

By woods and lake

Movin On Up Father opened a door for me to move to a place closer to my work and off post just a couple weeks after coming to Germany. The name of the little town I live in is Eschenbach. Its downtown looks like a typical German village with sturdy, well built buildings, a church that rings its bell…