Vienna Church Christmas Party

So we’re stilling running way behind on blog posts…. Here’s the church Christmas party. Elora was excited to fix up the Christmas tree in the entryway. She enjoys rearranging decorations.Here’s Elora and Ellie. When I offered to get Elora a plate of food, she said she had already gotten some. It consisted entirely of cookies….

Vienna Church Christmas Party

So we’re stilling running way behind on blog posts…. Here’s the church Christmas party. Elora was excited to fix up the Christmas tree in the entryway. She enjoys rearranging decorations. Here’s Elora and Ellie. When I offered to get Elora a plate of food, she said she had already gotten some. It consisted entirely of…

Cobenzl Petting Zoo Christmast Market

So we’re currently house/pet sitting for some friends. And their house is near a petting zoo, which was holding a small Christmas market, so we decided to go a couple days before Christmas — yes, there’s a huge post backlog! The booths were mostly fresh cheeses and jams and meats. So the kids got bored…

Cobenzl Petting Zoo Christmast Market

So we’re currently house/pet sitting for some friends. And their house is near a petting zoo, which was holding a small Christmas market, so we decided to go a couple days before Christmas — yes, there’s a huge post backlog! The booths were mostly fresh cheeses and jams and meats. So the kids got bored…

Vienna Christmas Market Rathaus, Hofburg, Parliment

Grampy and Nana successfully arrived at the airport on Christmas Eve morning! We picked them up and headed straight over to the Rathaus so they could see a Christmas market. This one is the biggest in Vienna.Grampy with his first Langos saying, “What is this?”We love all the decorated gingerbread hearts.The kids got some cotton…

Vienna Christmas Market Rathaus, Hofburg, Parliment

Grampy and Nana successfully arrived at the airport on Christmas Eve morning! We picked them up and headed straight over to the Rathaus so they could see a Christmas market. This one is the biggest in Vienna. Grampy with his first Langos saying, “What is this?” We love all the decorated gingerbread hearts. The kids…

Vienna Christmas Market – Maria Theresien Platz

Nana and Grampy were supposed to come visit us the week before Christmas, so we had plans to visit a whole bunch of Christmas markets. Sadly, their flight was canceled and they could not get on another one until later in the week, so they did not get here until Christmas Eve day, after most…

Vienna Christmas Market – Maria Theresien Platz

Nana and Grampy were supposed to come visit us the week before Christmas, so we had plans to visit a whole bunch of Christmas markets. Sadly, their flight was canceled and they could not get on another one until later in the week, so they did not get here until Christmas Eve day, after most…

Skiing at Roterberg (again)

With all the snow we have been getting in Vienna, we decided to go skiing at the local hill near the house one more time! This time, we invited our friends Peter and his wife Beate (neat name, pronounced – Bay-Ah-Ta). We we are making the long march across the snow. This time I brought…

Skiing at Roterberg (again)

With all the snow we have been getting in Vienna, we decided to go skiing at the local hill near the house one more time! This time, we invited our friends Peter and his wife Beate (neat name, pronounced – Bay-Ah-Ta). We we are making the long march across the snow. This time I brought…

Christmas Market Heidelberg

On the way home from Frankfurt we decided to take a slight detour in the old city of Heidelberg to see the old town square Christmas markets. Here is Oliver showing great interest in all the grilled hotdogs and sausages. The kids standing in front of the ice skating rink with castle ruins up on…

Christmas Market Heidelberg

On the way home from Frankfurt we decided to take a slight detour in the old city of Heidelberg to see the old town square Christmas markets. Here is Oliver showing great interest in all the grilled hotdogs and sausages. The kids standing in front of the ice skating rink with castle ruins up on…