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Our friends, the turtles

We live about 1 km from a lovely lake and park (Seepark) in Freiburg.  We spend a lot of time in this park, either at the playground, visiting the Biergarten, or gaping at the amazing turtle colony that lives at the far end of the lake.  Big excitement when we saw this season’s baby turtles! […]

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Hohentwiel ruins

Castle ruins really, truly are one of the best hiking destinations for our little family. Kai is now a fully enthusiastic participant in these adventures.  The Hohentwiel ruins are located just outside of Singen, about 75 minutes south of Freiburg.  They are fantastic–the best ones we have seen so far.  It is quite a hike […]

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Nuremberg and Legoland

I took off to visit my friend Olivia in Nuremberg for a weekend, and the boys took this opportunity to head to Legoland in Ulm (about three hours from Freiburg). Here are some photos of Oli’s garden and our reward for gardening: a typical Frankish meal of Schäufele (pork shoulder). And here are the boys […]

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