How much did our kids cost us in Germany?

How much did our kids cost us in Germany?

If you ask a German person how much do they spend on their kids, he’d probably tell you this standard line: “Until they grow up, a child will cost you a nice appartment in a good location”. According to official statistics (Statistisches Bundesamt) the costs of children broken down by age group looks like this: 0-6 years: …

Our New Life in Romania: Two Month Update

Our New Life in Romania: Two Month Update

We’re not dead, honest! It’s been a bit quite round here lately. Did you notice? Did you worry we might have died suddenly in our house and no-one had found us yet? Well we haven’t. We’re still alive. And to prove it, here are some more words of wisdom fresh from the depths of my brain. …

Announcing FIWE 2017 – Apply Now!

Announcing FIWE 2017 – Apply Now!

We’re really excited to finally be announcing FIWE 2017! We’ve been promising it for a while now, but here it finally is – everything you need to know! This year’s event will be held in Timisoara, western Romania. The main conference will take place over a weekend (Friday 15th – Sunday 17th September). The real enthusiasts can …