2014 Christmas Letter

Posted by on Jan 3, 2015 in blog, Christmas Letters | 0 comments

Happy Holidays to Everyone and Best Wishes for the New Year! Dear relatives and friends, Yesterday, Sunday, we attended a Christmas service in the Long Island Anglican Cathedral in Garden City, “A Festival of Carols” Anglican churches are soberly furnished; putting an emphasis on the excellent church choir. It put us in a great Christmas spirit. Brigitte has sold her house in Neuburg an der Donau. I will miss the view of the Neuburg...

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2014 Weihnachtsbrief

Posted by on Jan 3, 2015 in blog, Weihnachtsbriefe | 0 comments

Frohe Weihnachten und alles erdenklich Gute für 2015 Liebe Verwandte und Freunde, Gestern, Sonntag besuchten wir einen anglikanischen Weihnachtsgottesdienst in der Garden City Kathedrale: „ein Fest der Gesänge der Weihnachtsgeschichte“. Anglikanische Kirchen sind nüchtern ausgestattet; das half den vortrefflichen Kirchenchor, – der sich regionale Geltung verschafft hat- noch mehr zur Geltung kommen zu lassen. Wir wurden in eine großartige...

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2014 Easter Letter

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 in blog, Easter letters | 1 comment

Happy Easter 2014 Today, April 19, we can finally enjoy spring weather after a long, cold winter with lots of snow. A family gathering in our Orlando Florida timeshare to celebrate Brigitte’s 73rd birthday was a welcome break. There we also met Peter’s girlfriend Hannah and her family. The day we came back, we went to the wake of our Greek neighbor. He died at age 72. I decided to amend my New Year’s resolution from, “Live it up in style”...

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2014 Osterbrief

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 in blog, Osterbriefe | 0 comments

Fröhliche Ostern 2014. Heute am fünften April:  Frühlingswetter nach einem langen, kalten, schneereichen Winter. (Kälteste Winter in 30 Jahren) Der Blick von meinem Schreibtisch zu Hause. Eine willkommene Unterbrechung war Brigittes Geburtstag am 25. Januar in unserem Orlando Florida Feriendomizil. Wir lernten auch Peters Freundin Hannah und ihre Familie kennen. Am Abend unserer Rückreise nach New York:  Trauerfeier.  Unser Nachbar starb mit 72...

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Florida 2014

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 in blog | 0 comments

Brigitte’s birthday breakfast Tanya gave Brigitte a hula hoop for her birthday. Peter and Susan trying out the hoops Harry P. Leu Botanical Garden in Orlando Hannah enjoying one of the many camellias in bloom at Leu Gardens visiting Karl Heinz at his home in Bonita Springs Brigitte and Gerhard in Butterfly World near Ft. Lauderdale Butterfly World A couple of birds landed on Peter’s head at Butterfly World Susan feeding the...

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