Merry Christmas!

In Germany, we celebrate Christmas starting Christmas Eve. Tonight, we’ll open gifts, eat cookies and listen to holiday music at my parents’ house! My MIL and her husband will visit us on Dec 26th. We’ll be cooking Christmas dinner, which is really exciting because I’ve never really done that before! Merry Christmas! Wherever you are,…

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So what’s new?

I’m super excited about celebrating Christmas season in our apartment together! Technically, we already had Christmas in our apartment last year, but we had moved in only in November and pretty much everything was still a construction site! Now we’re settled in we can actually enjoy the holidays here and start some traditions of our…

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A pillow and a kitty

Sometimes life gives you lemons. I’ve had problems with my neck and back ever since my hospital stay last June. The constant pain keeps me from doing a lot of things, not least of them knitting and sewing. I can’t keep away from crafting completely, of course. I just have to do it slower. A…

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In which I ramble on and on about university, reading for fun, and business cards

Hey guys, it’s been awhile since my last update! I’ve been busy mostly with my master thesis – and worrying if I bit off more than I can chew when I chose my topic. What’s more, my lack of a regular daily routine has given me a lot of time to think, and that’s probably…

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In celebration of a wonderful woman

Today I’ll write a different kind of blog, because I want to honour a very special person in my life who passed away a few weeks ago. My Grandma was the kindest person I’ve ever known. She’d listen to everyone who needed a shoulder to cry on, she’d give generously to any charity (as evidenced…

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