Week in review: 1 – 7 January 2018 | janavar.net

Week in review: 1 – 7 January 2018

I started this week in wonderful warm Istanbul. The first day of the year was sunny and we had about 15 °C. In the morning I went ...

10 Things I Learned in 2017 | janavar.net

10 Things I Learned in 2017

I call 2017 the year of absolute adulting. It was good in many aspects and bad in many others. It wasn’t a year of big changes, but ...

Happy New Year & January 2018 Goals | janavar.net

Happy New Year & January 2018 Goals

Happy New Year to all of you! I hope you started the new year well! I spent the last few days in Istanbul, but arrived home yesterday ...

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My 2017 Travels | janavar.net

My 2017 Travels

I hope you all had a great Christmas! I ...
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Week in review: 11 – 17 December 2017

It was a busy week. I did hardly anything ...
janavar.net | Recipe: Almond Cookies

Recipe: Almond Cookies

Almond is one of my favorite flavors and scents ...

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Week in review: 4 – 10 December 2017

I often feel the world is going haywire. So today I want to focus only on the good things that happened this week: I went to my second Jake Bugg concert. It was only he and his guitar on the stage – and it was an amazing acoustic concert. Apparently, he is still quite unknown […]

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janavar.net | My Christmas 2017 Wish List

My Christmas 2017 Wish List

The Christmas decoration is up. I wear one ugly Christmas sweater after another. (Ok, I own three. And an ugly Christmas T-shirt.) Alexa plays my favorite Christmas songs to me daily. I baked a lot of Christmas cookies last weekend. I visited a Christmas market and had mulled wine. Since early this morning it has […]

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Travel to Montreal: My First Ice Hockey Game

Travel to Montreal: My First Ice Hockey Game

What soccer is for Germans is ice hockey for Canadians. It’s the national sport. I had never been to an ice hockey match before, but really wanted to go. So the last time I went to Montreal, I bought a ticket for the game of the Canadiens de Montréal against the Buffalo Sabres. Unfortunately, tickets […]

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janavar.net | Week in review: 27 November – 3 December 2017

Week in review: 27 November – 3 December 2017

I hope you have had a pleasant first Advent! This week had its ups and downs, but overall it ends well. It also started well – on Monday I took Canavar to school with me. Since the exterminator came to our apartment and I didn’t know where else to put the cat, I just took […]

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janavar.net | December 2017 Goals

December Goals

The last month of the year obviously is always about Christmas and New Year’s Eve, which includes a lot of socializing. This year I am at least in so far prepared as I bought and set up my Christmas tree yesterday. After last year’s disaster of not finding one just before Christmas [here], I wouldn’t […]

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