Monthly Archives: September 2007

German Homebuilding: We Will Survive

As I’ve said before, if you grow up in Germany, you can forget about going to college and toiling away at your studies in order to acquire a fancy professional degree. Why? You’ll make no money as a white-collar worker! … Continue reading

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A Happy Hamburg Hochzeit (Wedding)

After many years of dating, Soenke’s younger brother Ole (pronounced OH-luh) finally wedded his high-school sweetheart Lena. In addition to being a fabulous family affair, here was yet another opportunity for me to experience some German traditions. Before I continue, … Continue reading

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