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Craning Neck Pose

A few days ago I decided to walk into the city center to get some fresh air and go shopping for my niece’s birthday present. On my way there, I took a slightly different route and ended up walking past … Continue reading

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With a Little Help from my Friends

Lately, my posts have been mostly about our travels, but this is something that I’ve been thinking about a lot over the last couple of months. And it probably doesn’t help that there aren’t any definite plans for friends to … Continue reading

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It’s Not You, It’s Me

Oh, blog. You’re like a poor, neglected toy that’s been shoved into the bottom of the toy box and forgotten all about. Actually, it’s not that I haven’t wanted to write on you, it’s just that I’ve been pretty busy … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

As great as it is to live abroad, one of the major downsides is being away from family and friends during the holidays. What’s particularly difficult is when the holiday isn’t even celebrated in the country you’re living in. Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Deutsch, Deutsch, Deutsch

So I’ve been meaning to get on here more often now that I’m back in Germany and write a bit more. Sheesh, where does the time go? Oh, yeah..to learning German. That does take up quite a bit of time, … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

Hurray, I did it! I managed to sneak a post into October before the month is over. (I’m sorry September…I really am.) I sort of feel like I’m cheating, writing this right now, as I’m technically home sick and not … Continue reading

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Sweet and Sour

As predicted, I don’t think my test today went so well. I try to console myself with the knowledge that it “doesn’t really matter,” but knowing this doesn’t help me feel any less frustrated with the hours I spent over … Continue reading

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