This Week (43) I…

…enjoyed getting to know my husband’s relatives in Germany. Here we are on a walk with three little doggies in Stadtpark.

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And here is the European breakfast we enjoyed every morning.  We had multigrain rolls, 5-minute eggs, cheeses and meats, tea and coffee and juice.

WP_20141018_02_57_54_ProWe met more family members after church in Hamburg.  We walked up to the tower in St. Michael’s church and toured Hamburg by foot.  We had a delicious lunch at the Old Commercial Room.

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We met more members of the family on our last evening in Germany.  It was so nice to see Uschi with her grandchildren and their friends.

WP_20141020_19_44_02_ProThey spoke English very well.  We enjoyed a very German meal with red cabbage (made just the way Rob’s grandmother made it), potato balls and roasted pork shoulder.  The red wine was the best I’ve tasted in years! I had no morning-after headache either.

It was a long flight, but we made the journey safely home. Feeling a little jet lagged, I continued my schedule of events including Toastmasters on Wednesday and HCAT Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on Thursday night.  Mary Greendale, who produces more programming than anyone else in Holliston handed out letter openers in the shape of a heart for everyone. I met some new volunteers and enjoyed the festivities.

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Back to quilting next week.



About inspiredlayerslinda

I was an Island Batik Ambassador for 2017. I enjoyed the challenge of designing new quilt patterns with this very special batik fabric collections. I teach free motion quilting via my Youtube videos and Doodle of the Month program which anyone can sign up for by sending me an email requesting to be added to the list. I enjoy transforming fabric into unique quilts, t-shirts into memory quilts, and photos to wall art. I joined Toastmasters to find my voice and learn to share my quilts and stories with others.
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