Heckenwirtschaft in Germany: Pop-Up Winegrower Restaurant

One of my trips to a Franconian (Bavaria, Germany) Heckenwirtschaft, a sort of pop-up restaurant at a winegrower's. Open only in spring and fall, the local wine is featured and accompanied by local meat, cheese and bread specialties. Prost!

Madhouse 4Paws Store in Longmont, Colorado

In case you don’t know, my husband and I have a French bulldog. Here’s our girl:(Who can resist those ears???) She is just one year old and is our first dog together. Neither of us have had a dog since we were teens. In addition to all the general puppy knowledge we’ve remembered or learned over the past year, we are also learning what Frenchie and bully behavior is. Fortunately, we have some friends who are long-time Frenchie owners and breeders who have helped us out so much in this department. read more

Munich’s Tollwood Festivals – Summer and Winter Celebrations of Culture, Art and Environment

Munich's Tollwood festivals, whether summer or winter, are a great place to celebrate multi-cultural food, art and music. The summer fest is held near the Olympics grounds; the winter fest is right on the Oktoberfest spot. Entry is free for most of the fest attractions.