The world of volunteering can be overwhelming, even more so if you have children. We, as responsible parents, want to teach our kids to be generous with our time and resources, but we are sometimes turned away from serving if we have young children.
Every year, villages across Germany close sections of their roads and take part in auto-free days.
Now that the warm, mild weather has arrived, village paths and trails are starting to see more traffic. As the days grow longer, so does the amount of time local residents spend outdoors.
Being stationed overseas does not mean that there is a lack of exciting, educational and entertaining summer activities for school-age kids.
An hour away from Stuttgart, the town of Enzklösterle is a Black Forest must-see for any active German traveler. Laced with hiking paths, cycling trails, mini-golf, a giant amusement park, ropes courses, dance halls and more, Enzklösterle is the place for the outdoorsman in all of us.