Deutsch? Klick hier! Pictures/Bilder? C/Klick here/hier! Winter in Uzbekistan’s capital is different than the winters we have experienced so far in both Germany and the Midwest. There is frost and definitely snow, so there is a chance for an occasional snow man in the front yard. Keep in mind, though, that he needs to be […]
Deutsch? Klickhier! Pictures/Bilder? C/Klickhere/hier! When frosted grass fields greet you in the morning, when pre-dawn fogs replace the smoke of burned leaves, and when your (American) neighbors visit you to carol… then you know, it’s Christmas time around the globe. Even in Tashkent. I am a Christmas guy. I love the smell of oranges, cinnamon, […]
We’re still here! And having lots of fun!
Deutsch? Klick hier! Pictures/Bilder? C/Klick here/hier! I don’t want to bore you with travel wisdom on e.g. how to move with one five-year and one two year-old. So, to cut a long story short: it’s nerve-wracking, tiresome, mind-numbing, exhausting and – most of all – stressful. We traveled from Dulles to Frankfurt (thank you, Lufthansa, […]
Deutsch? Klick hier! So, we only have about two months left before we are taking off to our next adventure. And, moving a family of four from Arlington to Central Asia is probably not going to be an easy task for us. Here are a few quests we need to master before we can takeoff… […]
After long weeks of studying, Sarah has passed her Russian language test!
You are the city that gave me the opportunity to get to know my wife. You are the city where I proposed. You are the city where my two children were born. You are the city that I lived in for eight years.