Life is better doing board sports!

Hey everyone, I know it’s been a while but I’m back and I have a new hobby! In winter I go snowboarding, in summer I dream of going to a place where you can surf… and now I discovered another board sport: wakeboarding! You’re pulled over a lake by a rope and get to try … Continue reading Life is better doing board sports!

Flowers in my hair

I feel flowers in my hair, blown there by the wind. The smell of spring and brighter days. I breathe it in and my memories come alive. Memories of bright days in the sun: in the garden behind the house, surrounded by flowers, at the local swimming pool, fooling around at night, and in a … Continue reading Flowers in my hair

Potatoes, potatoes, potatoes!

As you can guess from the heading, I love potatoes. I don't know if it's "because you're German!" but I loooooove them. And there's never enough of something good! So tonight for dinner I had potatoes with potatoes and eggs. I fried potato slices (Bratkartoffeln), tomatoes, onions and garlic in the pan, then later added … Continue reading Potatoes, potatoes, potatoes!

Reasons why I love my job

My absolute favourite: chili cheese speatzle Without the chili it's a typical pasta dish of Germany's southwest called "Käsespätzle". My latest discovery: Big mixed salat with prawns wrapped in crispy noodles Big mixed salad with rumpsteak and fresh baguette Another one of my favourites: BBQ beef burger with extra BBQ sauce, bacon and French fries

What amazed me…

What amazed me yesterday: I witnessed a real curiosity! A guy, probably a student,  was standing in the middle of my city's busy market square carrying a huge sign that said "FREE HUGS". He was ignored by most of the people, however, attracted by the rareness of such an outgoing person, I walked towards him. … Continue reading What amazed me…

I’m not a morning person.. not at all.

There are only few things in life that annoy me more than city buses. Imagine getting up early, and by that I mean before sunrise. You hardly get out of bed, you somehow manage to make yourself look presentable and after the first cup of coffee you kind of feel alright. You even leave just … Continue reading I’m not a morning person.. not at all.