Month: September 2015

The Grassy Knoll, Poznan

Last weekend we headed to Poznan (Posen to the German community), a smallish student town about 300 km directly east of Berlin.

The Plan: to escort Andy’s parents, who had been staying with us, out of Germany, and to reunite them with Andy’s dad’s three sisters (and their respective partners). Read More

A.F.L….. G?

Ok, the title maybe doesn’t make immediate sense to the non-Aussie readers out there.

AFL is the Australian Football League.

And Australian Football (Aussie Footy- because we are lazy group¬†of English speakers) is a weird little game played ‘down under’.

It involves a lot of leaping, men wearing short-shorts, and a pointy egg-shaped ball. Read More