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The Beauty of a Summer Storm | janavar

The Beauty of a Summer Storm

I love summer. Really. I love the heat and the sunshine. I love lying in the sun for hours. After our last winter in Boston lasted seven months, I enjoy every day with temperatures of over 10°C. Even more the ones over 20°C. What I don’t like is humidity. Unfortunately, last weekend it was extremely […]

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Week in review: 8 - 21 July 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 8 – 21 July 2019

Almost three weeks in Manhattan … … and I am finally sitting at a proper desk again and, after four years, I finally have a big computer monitor (23″) again, which I find much more convenient to work at. It is not yet in its finally spot, but I might put it there tomorrow. … […]

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Friday's Five | janavar

Friday’s Five

1. The hottest weekend is lying ahead. For NYC there are an excessive heat warning and an air quality alert. Temperatures are said to reach 37°C (almost 100 °F), but thanks to much humidity it is going to feel so much hotter and worse. Mayor de Blasio has even declared a heat emergency. I have […]

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NYC Bloggers: My First Ever Blogger Meeting | janavar

NYC Bloggers: My First Ever Blogger Meeting

I have blogged for about ten years, more or less consistently on this blog (with a few name changes) since 2010. And it took those ten years before I finally went to my first blogger meeting. When I moved to Manhattan, I searched on Facebook for a NYC blogger group because I didn’t know anyone […]

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Friday's Five | janavar

Friday’s Five

1. My view when I leave the house. I can’t get enough of just walking around and looking up. Someone please pinch me because I really really live in Manhattan. 2. Are Beyond Meat And Impossible Burgers Better For You? Nutritionists Weigh In. I find this article intriguing because the results are different to what […]

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