Author Archives: AnnElise

Kaltenberg-An Entertaining Trip to the Middle Ages

We did it again. We do Kaltenberg on every German trip. Look, here is the Grand Entry. The Kaltenberg Medieval Jousting Show and Marketplace is hosted at Kaltenberg Castle, the residence of the Duke of Bavaria.

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2017 Summer Pictures: Lakes in Bavaria, Castles in Switzerland, Fearsome Knights and More

My favorite 2017 Summer Pictures

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Bob Everhart Lives for Old-Time Country Music

42nd National Old-Time Music Festival and Pioneer Expo August 28 – September 3, 2017 Plymouth County Fairgrounds—LeMars, IA 51520 Funny, how a small Bavarian village (where I spent most of the summer) can harbor all kinds of memories. But country … Continue reading

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Arnold Annen–An Extremist in Ceramics: Illuminations

Arnold Annen ist ein Keramik-Poet. Hier (oben) eines seiner Designs, das er der Natur (Mikroben) abgeschaut hat. Wir haben ihn und seine Partnerin Violette Fassbaender–unsere Freunde–kürzlich besucht. Beide Künstler sind einzigartige Keramik-Pioniere, Arnold mit seinen zerbrechlichen Schalen, Violette mit ihren … Continue reading

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Standing Rock: Clean Water for All of Us

“Water Is Life” No debate about that. Thousands of people from all over the world gathered last fall 2016 at Standing Rock Reservation for a camp out. The Dakota tribe protested the pipeline because the DAPL violated tribal autonomy, desecrated … Continue reading

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