Monthly Archives: August 2012

550-Pound WWII Bomb detonated in my Hometown

On Monday a 550-pound WWII bomb was found just 2 km (1.2 miles) from our home Munich. Authorities evacuated thousands from the densely populated area where the bomb was found. Others (in a wider protective circuit around the site where the bomb was … Continue reading

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After the Birth

Reading the birth story, the birth of little C. sounds like a breeze. It wasn’t of course. However, it was blessed and I am glad and thankful that the hospital made an all natural birth possible. There was no medication, … Continue reading

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Pregnancy and Birth (2)

Please read part 1 here. We arrived at the hospital at 6:54 am at the same time with another lady and her husband. She was obviously in active labor. Watching her breathe trough contractions confirmed my strong presumption that at … Continue reading

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Pregnany and Birth (1)

Please refer to my posts on our fertility struggles Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. I realized that I was pregnant two months into my new nine-to-five-job. That was in early May 2011. I had a six-months’ probation … Continue reading

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Back again! And some musings on my family…

I am back from a 3-weeks holiday at my parents’ home. I enjoyed my stay there though I was a little bit disappointed by the missing depth of my relationship with my parents. All our conversations were on a very … Continue reading

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