Tag Archives: living-room


Weather Antics

It was just two nights ago that we had the A/C on, to cool our bedrooms, but yesterday it was time for a cozy fire in the fireplace in our living-room, and in two more days it will be 85 … Continue reading


New Flower Pots from … Germany

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Lately, we needed to re-pot our two “living-room plants” as, on the one hand, they had grown too big for their existing pots, and, on the other hand, we needed pots that could easily be watered without making a mess … Continue reading


Remodelling – Update 7 [It’s Done!]

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Last Saturday we were back at the old place in Karnes City, to meet our contractor for the final inspection of his work in remodelling that old house, and we were absolutely pleased with the results. Renovierung – Update 7 … Continue reading


The First Fire of Winter 2018/19 in Our Fireplace

It’s getting colder, and today was kind of a miserable autumn day, overcast and with drizzling rain. Though not really cold yet, it was nevertheless a good day to start our first fire of this winter in the fireplace in … Continue reading


It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas …

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… and sound like it, too, with the fire crackling in the fireplace and Annie Lennox singing Christmas songs in the background [You might need to turn up the volume a lot, though, to hear that], even if we haven’t … Continue reading


“New Old” Furniture

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Yesterday I wrote about transporting our newly bought antique furniture from Comfort to here and had one picture in which the armoire could be seen – in a way. Here’s the furniture now in better views, in their respective spots … Continue reading

When It’s Cold Outside …

… [we’re exspecting 24 Fahrenheit during the early morning hours], a blazing fire in the fireplace in the living-room feels wonderful:

Wenn es draußen kalt ist …

… [wir erwarten -5 Celsius während der frühen Morgenstunden], dann ist ein loderndes Feuer im offenen Kamin im Wohnzimmer richtig fein:


The Living-Room Fireplace

And even if it’s not yet that cold, it’s so comfy:

Und auch wenn es jetzt noch nicht so kalt ist, so ist es doch richtig gemütlich im Wohnzimmer:


The Living-Room w/ the Fireplace