Father’s Day is a day to remember all the hardworking, selfless efforts dads make to keep us happy. However, you and your family living overseas means missing out on special occasions, like this important day.
For wine drinkers, one of the joys of the German lifestyle is the chance to sample some of the world’s best whites. But not every occasion calls for a Riesling, the country’s undisputed king of grapes.
Picture this: you’ve just unpacked your bags after a dream vacation. You’re tired, happy and grateful for the opportunity to travel. You open up the photos to share with friends and family—but they don’t look half as great as when you were capturing them.
You’re driving through the Welsh countryside with your best friend, family member or travel companion, surrounded by green rolling hills with sheep grazing in the fields.
The sunshine is back! That means it's time to break out the blender. Smoothies are a delicious way to cool off  and get your vitamins and fruit servings for the day. Here are four treats for your tastebuds.
Father’s Day is just around the corner. It seemed fitting to highlight books all about fathers and father figures in our lives.
“One Last Thing Before I Go” by Jonathan Tropper (Comedy) (Fiction) (2012)
Summers in Europe can feel like a gazillion degrees outside, especially with no air conditioning. In temperatures like this, who feels up to cooking a hot meal, or eating one for that matter? Here are five easy dishes that come together in minutes, no stove required.
Should you find yourself in Greece on a hot summer’s day, a stop at an outdoor café makes a welcome break from sightseeing. While scoping out the premises, you’re apt to notice customers lingering over a frothy beverage that’s obviously some take on good old coffee.
In the military, you learn to prepare for the future by using the tools at your disposal. Saving money falls into that preparation category. The more money you save, the more prepared you will be for opportunities or unexpected events that come your way.
One of my favorite parts of traveling around Europe is breakfast.
As a parent of young children, your time may not always feel like your own. Despite best efforts to stay on top of your family's schedule, it may seem like there's always another mess to clean or mouth to feed. Finding time to exercise...
The town of Rüdesheim am Rhine is a well-known winemaking spot along the Rhine River.
Closing my eyes made the spinning thoughts in my head swirl faster. I got out of bed and tried anything I could to make myself fall asleep. I tried watching television, counting sheep and reading a book, but nothing was working. Maybe sleep is overrated.
Growing up spending summers on a Wisconsin lake, brats were a lunch and dinner staple, usually in various flavors with cheese or cranberries from Louie’s Finer Meats.
As my eyes become uncontrollably heavy at my desk, I can’t help but think to myself, “If only I had slept better last night!” Coffee runs and energy drinks may help you fuel up during the day, but to provide a cheaper and healthier solution, consider these tips for a better night’s sleep.  
Landstuhl, Germany  –  
An early January flight from Tel Aviv to Lisbon turned turbulent for a Soldier when a call for help was announced mid-flight.