Frohes Fest

This should have been a post about my favorite Christmas markets in town, or the best places to go last minute Christmas shopping or some such Munich insider tip for the holidays. But I confess, I’ve been to not one single Christmas market! Although as this picture attests, I tried to get a Spankferkel on…

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It’s Coming.

Brace yourselves. In just three short days, it’s the first Advent, officially kicking off Christmas time in Bavaria. Christmas trams, Christmas markets, Advent wreaths, Glühwein and if we’re lucky, a little snow. I gave into the kitschy glory of it all a long time ago, and you should to. I’m a vaguely jewish, secular-humanist agnostic…

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