Weeks in review: 5 - 11 November 2018 | janavar

Weeks in review: 5 – 11 November 2018

Happy Monday! Since it was Veteran’s Day yesterday, we have the day off today. I really like the U.S. idea of observing holidays that fall on a ...

janavar.net | Recipe: Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes with Salty Caramel Cream Cheese Topping

Recipe: Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes with Salty Caramel Cream Cheese Topping

One of my favorite parts about fall is pumpkin everything. Pumpkins are so versatile. You can eat, drink and decorate (with) them. Although I have been too ...

My October

My October

My October had its ups and downs. I still remember how I sat on my sofa on the first Saturday in October and wished I could just ...

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Week in review: 8 – 14 October 2018

This week was almost like one in my ideal ...
Week in review: 24 – 30 September 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 24 – 30 September 2018

The last two weeks were both great and exhausting. ...
Week in review: 3 - 9 September 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 3 – 9 September 2018

Of the last six weekends, I spent only two ...

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7 Year with Canavar | janavar.net

7 Years with Canavar

I really like Facebook’s memory feature because it reminds me daily of many happy events. This morning for instance it showed to me that exactly seven years ago I adopted Canavar – at the time he was a scrawny little cat that usually avoided contact with human beings. When I met him, he immediately jumped […]

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Week in review: 27 August - 2 September 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 27 August – 2 September 2018

It is just after eight in the morning and I am sitting at the kitchen table in a more than 200 year old house in Maine. Today is Labor Day, i.e. we have the Monday off and a lovely long weekend. I am surrounded by memories from the last at least 100 years. There are […]

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Week in review: 20 - 26 August 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 20 – 26 August 2018

I always considered myself a huge summer lover, but this year I begin to find summer annoying. Or maybe not summer, but this summer. It just never seems to stop. One heat wave chases another. Besides, it is always humid. Since we don’t have an air conditioner, Canavar mainly lies on his back putting his […]

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Week in review: 13 - 19 August 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 13 – 19 August 2018

Today is my last day of summer vacation. It is a little sad when I think about how time flies. But I also had a great summer – maybe not so much on the first weekend when I moved and the moving company didn’t show up, but definitely afterwards. I spent time at home with […]

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Week in review: 23 - 29 July 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 23 – 29 July 2018

This post had been almost done, and then I did something incredibly stupid. Or good. I am not sure yet. After having my boyfriend watch playing League of Legends for months, I downloaded the game myself and started playing. I must say it is one of the perks of having summer vacation – there seems […]

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