3 Months in Manhattan | janavar

3 Months in Manhattan

I find it hard to believe that it has been three months already since I moved to Manhattan. Three whole months in the City. I am so used already to ...

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Week in review: 30 September – 6 October 2019

On the weekend I felt especially lucky. On Friday I went to a sample sale for the first time ever. I had read about Rent the Runway plenty of times ...

Week in review: 23 - 29 September 2019

Week in review: 23 – 29 September 2019

All the things that made us happy this week: the summer weather because we get to spend so much time outside still; the British supreme court declared ruled that Johnson’s ...

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Outfit: Light Colors in Late Summer | janavar

Outfit: Light Colors in Late Summer

So much for me posting my fall bucket list on Monday – ...
Fall Bucket List - 20 Things to Do This Fall | janavar

Fall Bucket List – 20 Things to Do This Fall

Happy Beginning of Fall! Today is the automnal equinox and from now ...
Week in review: 16 - 22 September 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 16 – 22 September 2019

I love that moment in the morning when I pull up our ...

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Walking in the German-American Steuben Parade 2019 | janavar

Walking in the German-American Steuben Parade 2019

I am not sure if you know how much I enjoy watching street parades (at least as long as they don’t become too military). So when I heard that my new school participates in New York City’s Steuben Parade, I got thrilled. Not only do we live close to the parade route, but also I […]

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5 Fragen am Fünften - September 2019

5 Fragen am Fünften – September 2019

It is September and Luzia Pimpinella asked more questions for her five-questions-each-month-project. 1. What do you consider yourself too good for? The first thing that came to my mind: ironing. It is something I feel my parents do not understand at all, but many of my peers do. I haven’t had an iron in years […]

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Week in review: 9 – 15 September 2019

This was the first weekend to ourselves this month. Two weeks ago we went to Boston to pick up my car, last weekend my boyfriend’s sister visited us – this weekend was free of any plans. I couldn’t wait to come home on Friday and go to bed early. I know it’s not very exciting. […]

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Friday's Five

Friday’s Five

1. This morning fall was definitely in the air and I wore a long, warm cardigan and wrapped myself in an over-sized scarf. It is the right time to sip pumpkin spice lattes [here is an old psl recipe from a time before I lived in the U.S. and when I could not buy them […]

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Weeks in review: 26 August - 8 September 2019 | janavar

Weeks in review: 26 August – 8 September 2019

Summer vacation has ended and I am back to my everyday life as a teacher. Every morning when I leave the house, I love that the first thing I see is the beautiful Chrysler Building. Besides my two bags (laptop case and handbag), I always always carry a travel mug with hot tea or coffee […]

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