Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Solid Rock

Sunday, June 29, 2014 The morning began so peacefully in the ‘castle’. A sumptuous breakfast was waiting for us on the patio looking up at a magnificent mountain. We desired an early start so we could put forward best efforts … Continue reading

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Tunnel Vision

Saturday, June 28, 2014 After a pleasurable stay in Salzburg, it is time, once again to move along. Before we leave Villa Trapp, a couple of final thoughts about the residence and the experience: 1) Himmler’s bunker from WWII is … Continue reading

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Looking for Mozart

Friday, June 27, 2014 Two pieces of trivia from Salzburg: 1) Red Bull is owned by a native son. 2) Salt retained the city’s wealth (salz) The morning sky was dotted with dollops of Bavarian cream promising a wonderful day … Continue reading

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Wrapped in Rock (Toilets and Tolls)

June 26, 2014 I am sitting in my window seat on this glorious summer evening at the Trapp Family Villa in Salzburg, Austria. Our day started with church bells welcoming the villagers to prayer in Patche at 7 AM. The … Continue reading

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Grandfather and Heidi Are Our Neighbours

June 25, 2014 Why is it when everything is SO together and ready that every time we begin a motorcycle trip – no matter what country – day 1 promises AND delivers RAIN?! Following great rest and a typical Euro … Continue reading

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Central Europe 2014….Interrupted…For A Year

We packed our bags for Germany, Austria and Czech Republic in June 2014, landed in Frankfurt on June 24, 2014 and wrote one blog piece for our two week adventure. Life happened swiftly, sharply, abruptly, sadly, joyfully, and as life … Continue reading

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The Letter

Proverbs 25:25 ‘Good news from a far country is like water to the thirsty’ It wasn’t from a far country…but it was from far away. An envelope arrived in my rural mailbox recently. It contained a 36 year old note … Continue reading

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