10 things I learned on my short trip to Germany

If you’ve been following our journey, you know that Craig is now in Germany while I patiently await the day when I can join him. Although, to say I’ve been “patient” may be a bit of a stretch. I’m currently in the US finishing up research for my graduate degree. I’ve been fervently trying to complete enough of my project in order to get the a-OK from my advisor to let me finish the rest of my PhD work from abroad. That day cannot come soon enough.

Unfortunately for my research, but fortunately for me, there was recently a 2 week break in the project where I knew my collaborators wouldn’t need me, so I seized the opportunity and jumped on a plane to Germany! Oh, rejoice! I actually got to spend time with my husband! You know, the man I said my vows to and then just… didn’t see for the better part of the past 6 months? Yes, that one.

While I was there, I learned a few helpful things…

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