Visiting the Home Front

Whirlwind Family Visit – The Canadian Clan The West July was filled with family and friends visits and Canadian legalities. It was wonderful to spend time in Calgary, AB with my daughter, husband and granddaughters. Although we regularly visit on Skype, I’m amazed at how my two granddaughters have grown;  Jamie will be starting grade […]

Wandering Bavaria

Bavaria 70,549.44 km2 (approx. 27,239 sq. mi.) – Population 12.6 million (December 2011) Bavaria is the largest (and  independent) state in Germany – officially named  Free-state of Bavaria;  takes up  20% land surface. Its size is equivalent to the Province of Ontario. As mentioned in previous posts, I’m only a hop from the Bavarian border and […]