2020 Christmas Update

2020 New Year's Day in Seattle, Washington Every Christmas letter coming out these days seems to begin with the words, "What a crazy year!". The PashbyMaul's 2020 has been no exception. As we write this update, our family is hunkered down in yet another hard lockdown. Dresden, after having escaped the worst of the pandemic, … Continue reading 2020 Christmas Update

A Thousand Years of Maul(e)

I'm not sure what inspired me to start doing a bit of Maul(e) family historical research this morning, but one thing led to another, and hours of research later a quick post evolved into an epic essay of Maul family history.  As suspected, our family name is of Norman origin. "Of Maule" meaning from the village … Continue reading A Thousand Years of Maul(e)

Day 55: Neuschwanstein Castle

   Today a dream for the last 8 years has been realized. 8 years ago, I was traveling with a group of people in Bavaria and we came to understand that we didn't have time to see Neushwanstein Castle before moving on to our next destination. As Drew and I were trying to decide our … Continue reading Day 55: Neuschwanstein Castle