Buying a real Christmas Tree for the first time was not as smooth sailing as we thought it would be, especially because we were on a tight budget and we don't have a car. I asked several Germans for . . .
Though it's technically still fall in Berlin, it feels like winter is to me. This week it's been going below zero and and we've been trying to adapt by following some heat saving tips (will post them . . .
Happy Halloween! I thought a post on cute little monsters would be perfect for today! I found this super cute Art Gallery after attending the Alternative Berlin Walking Tour with some visiting . . .
We wanted to explore Hackeschermarkt after hearing from friends that they have some really lovely shops in the courtyards areas of the apartment buildings. The courtyards of Hackeschermarkt are famous . . .
As part of our Grunewald tour in the WIB First Steps in Berlin Group, we visited the luxury interior design shop, Villa Harteneck. I absolutely love the casual but oh-so-luxe look, so this visit was . . .
One of my sources of great joy here in Berlin is being able to buy flowers and plants. They are beautiful, cheap and abundant. Every street seems to have a flower shop. We can buy flowers for as cheap . . .
Here is another bargain-hunting find in Berlin! It's TJ MAXX under a slightly differen't name. So if you are looking for a branded item for a much cheaper price or a quality investment piece, this is . . .
"It's a store by the same company that owns H&M but totally different style, more European street style than trendy." This is how Deepa of Currystrumpet first described & Other Stories to me, . . .
Berlin has many Flea Market son weekends, so after cheap 5 Euro brunch buffet nearby, we checked out the Boxhagener Platz Flea Market. There were many old chairs, picture frames, bikes, lighting, . . .
I've only been to a few Berlin markets, but so far my favorite is the Winterfeldtplatz Farmers Market. We usually go on Saturdays but it is also open on Wednesdays. I once saw on TV someone . . .