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5 Steps to building your own holiday traditions

by Nate Cairney
contributing writer

“Holiday traditions” are often so ingrained that we rarely stop to think about them. What happens, then, when you and your family move abroad and are cut off from grandmother’s pumpkin pie? Do you try to video-conference into a dining room filled with bleary-eyed loved ones nine time zones away? […]

November 23, 2018 ×

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German Christmas Meal

German Christmas Meal

by Leonie Milde
contributing writer

While many Germans resort to classic dishes like potato salad and sausages or Schnitzel, most take advantage of the spare time that comes with the holidays and create extravagant meals for the whole family. The basic concept is the same as American feasts: a combination of meat, seasonal vegetables and […]

November 23, 2018 ×

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Outdoor Recreation — November 16, 2018

Baumholder Baumholder Outdoor Recreation, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 816, 485-7182 or 06783-6-7182. Thu. to Mon. 10. a.m. to 6 p.m., Tue. & Wed. closed. https://baumholder.armymwr.com Ischgl Ski and Snowboarding Express with Top of the Mountain Concert Nov. 24 to 25 In addition to skiing, snowboarding, winter walking, and sledding, Ischgl hosts […]

November 15, 2018 ×

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Community Corner — November 16, 2018

AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY German Culture Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. TUESDAY Reintegration Brief: 2 to 2:30 p.m. Pre-deployment Brief: 2:30 to 3 p.m. WEDNESDAY N/A THURSDAY […]

November 15, 2018 ×

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Mark Your Calendar — November 16, 2018

KMC Mamma Mia auditions: Warm the German winter with a breezy musical that lightens your heart and puts a song on your lips.  Take your neighbors on a journey to the Greek Isles for a wedding hijacked by a quest for paternity, and a quest for paternity that turns into […]

November 15, 2018 ×

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Outdoor Recreation — November 9, 2018

Baumholder Baumholder Outdoor Recreation, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 816, 485-7182 or 06783-6-7182. Thu. to Mon. 10. a.m. to 6 p.m., Tue. & Wed. closed. https://baumholder.armymwr.com Ischgl Ski and Snowboarding Express with Top of the Mountain Concert Nov. 24 to 25 In addition to skiing, snowboarding, winter walking, and sledding, Ischgl hosts […]

November 8, 2018 ×

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Community Corner — November 9, 2018

AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER For details, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY CLOSED – Veteran’s Day TUESDAY Reintegration Brief: 2 to 2:30 p.m. Pre-deployment Brief: 2:30 to 3 p.m. Key Spouse Quarterly Training: 5 to 6 […]

November 8, 2018 ×

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Mark Your Calendar — November 9, 2018

KMC Prelude to a Kiss Auditions: Audition for our winter production of Prelude to a Kiss, the 1980s play that became a 1990s movie staring Alec Baldwin and Meg Ryan. Bring to life a story about the transcendent power of love and the meaning of commitment. Immediately after Peter and […]

November 8, 2018 ×

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Childhood dreams come true in Augsburg

Childhood dreams come true in Augsburg

Story and photos by Leonie Milde
MilitaryinGermany.com

There’s a children’s show called “Die Augsburger Puppenkiste” (Augsburg’s puppet box) featuring entire worlds that could fit inside a single wooden box. So when I was offered to tag along to Augsburg for a day, I jumped at the opportunity to meet my childhood heros in person. Little did I […]

November 1, 2018 ×

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Outdoor Recreation — November 2, 2018

Outdoor Recreation — November 2, 2018

Baumholder Baumholder Outdoor Recreation, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 816, 485-7182 or 06783-6-7182. Thu. to Mon. 10. a.m. to 6 p.m., Tue. & Wed. closed. https://baumholder.armymwr.com Ischgl Ski and Snowboarding Express with Top of the Mountain Concert Nov. 24 to 25 In addition to skiing, snowboarding, winter walking, and sledding, Ischgl hosts many […]

November 1, 2018 ×