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The joys and pains of family life with teenagers living as expats in Berlin. Discoveries of cute shops and great coffee places that keep me sane … More Info

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New year…..

January 19, 2015 by Britchick

We arealready in the middle of January, how did that happen in the blink of an eye. My boys had an extended winter break this year so we took advantage… Read more…

Excuses for being MIA for the last few months

December 8, 2014 by Britchick

I have just had a look and I last posted in August…….I apologise for my lack of posts but I do have a fairly valid excuse. At the beginning of… Read more…

summer vacation…..

August 9, 2014 by Britchick

First off an apology for not writing recently. The summer holidays are always busy, this year we have been very lucky with the weather.  Hmmmm where to start…… As you… Read more…

Berlin British School

June 27, 2014 by Britchick

I was given the opportunity to take a tour around the Primary school and Early years at The Berlin British school. I jumped at the chance for several reasons:  I… Read more…

Categories: life in Berln, parenting

Cat ears and individuality……

June 18, 2014 by Britchick

My eldest son (14) bought from Amazon some cat’s ears that you clip in your hair. As he left for school wearing them this morning, I had Mum concerns about… Read more…

Categories: life in Berln, personal


June 11, 2014 by Britchick

Now I am wondering do you have an odd sock pile? We have a mountain! not only is this mountain huge it is very recent. As about 6 months ago… Read more…

oops got distracted….

May 21, 2014 by Britchick

I am very remiss in not having written for a month. As soon as the Easter holidays are finished the end of school seems to hurtle towards us faster and… Read more…

Categories: travel


April 22, 2014 by Britchick

With having visitors here for Easter we have been out and about being tourists. Which is always fun as you see everyday places through the eyes of your visitors and… Read more…

Categories: exploration, life in Berln


March 28, 2014 by Britchick

While taking a walk to a doggie salon, I decided to take a non direct route. I discovered a park that I haven’t been to before, parallel to Schloß straße…. Read more…

Categories: life in Berln, parenting

Spring is here early….Yay!

March 10, 2014 by Britchick

Yes YEs YES….spring has sprung and long may it continue. Even with all of the stress of the last few weeks, the sun comes out and all is forgotten.  In… Read more…

Categories: art, exploration, life in Berln