A Brief Word on Fasching

I was hoping Jer would be able to write a post about Fasching – aka Carnival – because it had been going on since we arrived in Munich. But the man works and I don’t so you’re stuck with me for now. Fasching – as its called in Bavaria, Austria and a few other places in…

Observe and Report – Episode 1

Now that the first week of living here is officially complete (for me – Jerry’s been here for a million years), I thought I would do a series of general observations — about life here, about funny things I’ve seen, etc. As there will be several in this series, here is “Episode 1.” Recycling is…

Taking Your Animal to Europe – Dos and Don’ts

I cannot tell you how many people asked if I was taking the fat cat with me to Munich and were shocked that I said yes. I guess it’s fairly common to give up your pets when you move?? For me, it was never optional. Could you leave this face behind?? I couldn’t. In case…

Willkommen in München!

The fat cat and I have officially made it to München! I woke up about an hour ago after getting about 12 hours of some much needed sleep. Before you judge, I’m entirely positive that I’ve never been so tired in my life as I was these past few weeks. With all the final packing…