Tag Archives: Homesick

Fall Break Part 1: Hamburg

There is much I would like to accomplish in Germany, but there was only one thing on my list that I had to do: Hamburg.  By that, I mean visit Hamburg and absorb as much of its magic as possible without it becoming too … Continue reading

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Autumnal Delights

I’ve been dying for autumn to arrive since about mid-June.  In terms of weather, the past summer in Blacksburg was horrible.  It was so hot, humid and miserable that you could hardly stand to be outside, let alone enjoy it.  Fast-forward … Continue reading

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A Note on the Name

Some of you may be wondering about this blog’s title character, Heidi Hefeweizen.  Is this some kind of strange, wheat beer-themed children’s story?  Weird alter-ego?  Nein. I moved to Blacksburg in 2006 and was lucky enough to find a job … Continue reading

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