Dagmar Bleasdale writes about her life in the U.S. as an expat from Germany on her blog, Dagmar’s momsense.

A Tour of Burg Bentheim and Other German Castles

August 6, 2016
Burg Bentheim and Other German Castles

If you follow me on Instagram, you saw that Landon and I are vacationing in Germany. A few days ago, my mom and I took Landon on a two-day tour of German castles. Like a lot of 9-year-old boys, he’s interested in castles. I remembered taking a tour of water castles with my parents years […]

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Wordless Wednesday With Linky — Baked Nutella Ravioli

August 4, 2015
Nutella ravioli

Can you imagine how yummy baked Nutella Raviolis taste? During our Germany visit, my girlfriend Danja invited Landon and me over for brunch. She lives in an adorable apartment just 10 minutes away from my mom’s house. When we got there, Danja surprised L with a little project: to make homemade baked Nutella ravioli. She […]

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Tour of My Mom’s Cottage Garden in Germany

July 26, 2015

I promised you a post about my mother’s cottage garden when I ran out of time writing about my mom’s many antique collections in her house, and I figured Sunday is a good day to post it. If you missed that post, here it is. Put up your feet for a few minutes and enjoy […]

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Our Tour of the Bremen Marketplace and Schnoor, Germany

July 13, 2015

We are back in New York, but I have many more pictures of our visit to Bremen, Germany, my hometown. After we stayed with my friend Karen on her farm in the country, we took the train back to Bremen, where my mom picked us up. Her sister also came into town for the day, […]

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