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Kelly Michelle



Spring Garden in Texas

Spring is in full swing down here in Texas. I’d say it arrived about mid February although, in Texas, it’s pretty much one season all year long. But, because it is officially Spring here, it is time I write about my garden. And more importantly, show pictures of my garden because I love how pretty […]

Weekend trip to Prague during Christmas Markets.

When I first told Allison that we were moving to Germany, she told me she already had a weekend in Prague planned to visit the Christmas Markets. Once Cody and I made it here and got *mostly* settled in, I booked my ticket for my first weekend trip abroad! This post may contain affiliate links. […]

Today marks one year of living as an expat in Germany. On October 12, 2018, Cody and I stepped off a plane into the cool crisp air in Munich, Germany. As time is with all things, it feels like it was forever ago but also hard to believe it has already been one year of […]

Since I started this blogging thing, I have spent a good amount of time on my computer. Usually I post up on the couch for a few hours. But my couch cushions were beginning to sink in so I thought it was high time to get my office more “work friendly.” I’ve had a desk […]

Things I will miss while we leave New Braunfels Texas and move to Regensburg Germany

The countdown is officially on. We move in four days. FOUR DAYS. Did you hear me? F-O-U-R-D-A-Y-S! I woke up this morning, after having a dream about finding a home for us to live in, and was like holy sh*t, it’s moving week. (I am sorry that this is the Lord’s Holy Day and I […]

Finding the Small Things in the Mundane, what I learned from Melanie Shankel's Church of the Small Things

It’s not really any secret that this year has been one I have been dreading. I love teaching- I really do. I have wanted to be a teacher since I can remember. Playing school with my imaginary students in my bedroom that was decorated like a classroom is the backdrop of my childhood. But the […]