Ever since I moved to the states, I first realized the little things I appreciate from where I come from – for example things like Schnitzel or Butter Bretzel! What I miss about Karlsruhe… Meeting my best friends shortly after we just decided to grab a cup of coffee or have lunch (Schnitzel!) together. Euphrat Yufka! Walking … More 12 things I miss about Karlsruhe
I was driving around for some grocery shopping and suddenly a service light turned on. I wasn’t sure if it was something serious. So I waited until Mark came home to tell him about the issue. Unfortunately it was the check engine light! Right away Marks happy smiley face turned into a “Oh-please-not-this-shit-again”-expression. We just sold … More Our RAM story!
Are you kidding me? You can buy a gun in a grocery store but drinking alcohol in public isn’t allowed? Welcome to the US! 😉 There are a lot more legal differences – it’s so funny and crazy how different two countries can be: 1. In the US it’s legal to buy a gun with the … More What is legal?
I’m the biggest scared cat in the world. I can’t watch a horror- or psychothriller movie without having my hands or a pillow in front of my face – I can’t even watch the trailer! BUT it’s Halloween season – and it’s really a big deal here in the US. You can find Halloween stuff everywhere … More My first HALLOWEEN in the States
Could you ever imagine buying a 4 liter milk container at a German grocery store? The first thing I noticed when I moved here was, that everything is so much bigger in the US. The cars are huge, the parking spaces are gigantic and the streets are a lot bigger than in Germany with even … More Bigger is better?!
Before I moved to Pennsylvania, I thought I had a pretty good idea about the American life – but I was wrong. When Mark first asked me how I feel about moving for 2 or 4 years to the States, I was a little bit overwhelmed. I was born in Karlsruhe, Germany and the first … More 15 facts about the US