Tag Archives: Christmas traditions in Austria

Through the Veil of Time

Last Sunday, it seemed we stepped back to the time of medieval courts and royal performances – or at least it seemed that way to me. Papa treated hubby and I to the music of ‘Gregorian’.  While I’d heard the … Continue reading

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An evening of family tradition – Weihnachten Kekse Backen (Christmas Cookie Baking)

This weekend I was introduced to one of hubby’s family traditions – Weihnachten Kekse backen!  The recipes have been in the family for generations and are passed down via the women.  I’m so honored to have been taught and intend … Continue reading

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No Krampus = a happy visit from St. Nicolas!

As I walked to my class this morning, my mind ran over how quickly the weeks were passing and how exhausted I was.  Mentally ticking off the things I had to do and the obligations I had signed on to, … Continue reading

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