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Kudos to the German-American Society of Central New York!

We are fortunate to live in Upstate New York with a strong immigrant community. In former times, there were clusters of Germans, Italians, Irish, and Polish to name a few in our area. 433 more words

German Language


Language is riddled with important expressions known as collah . . . .  collah . . . . ACHOO!

Oh dear, my apologies. That would be my Latin allergy acting up. 817 more words


Jena in Thüringen: Kindheitserinnerungen & demokratische 1848er Revolutionäre


1848: demokratische Revolutionaere aus Schleswig – Holstein praegen Thueringen. Dort beginnen auch meine  ersten Kindheitserinnerungen, die ich mit Reisen in Verbindung bringe. Einmal im Jahr fuhren wir zu den Eltern meiner Mutter und ihrer Schwester. 163 more words


"Life is a Construction Site" ("Das Leben ist eine Baustelle") - and so is this Website...

…so, please bear with me, while I am busily adding and amending content, information and design.


An dieser Website wird zurzeit noch umgebaut – vielen Dank für Ihr Verständnis!

English Language

Du Hast - Rammstein

A German video that was popular in the US years ago. I remember hearing it all the time. It doesn’t have many lyrics but it is easy to follow and the vocabulary isn’t hard.

Learning Languages

DD: German Lessons

Scene 1:

Me: (Reading aloud) “The letter ß is not a letter ß at all—it’s interchangeable with “ss”.The ö has a sound uncommon in English.  877 more words


Redefining Progression & Success

I used to think progression was everything, it was essentially what made my heart beat. I was a collector of all things ‘success'; grades, medals, trophies, I was one of… 725 more words