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10 Tips How to Gain More Time for Yourself | janavar

10 Tips How to Gain More Time for Yourself

Recently I have worked about 60 hours a week (minus when I am on vacation or sick of course) and when I looked into my planner today, I was getting the sense that that might not change any time soon. But there are so many other things and tasks I have or want to do […]

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My last straw is stainless steel | janavar

My last straw is stainless steel

Today was the first day at school after winter break. In one high school German class I repeated how to write an argumentation with my students. Since this was more about the writing skills than any specific topic, the students chose a thesis themselves: “Plastic straws should be forbidden globally.” I felt pretty smug when […]

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Week in review: 18 - 24 February 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 18 – 24 February 2019

This week has been an especially good one. We went on a road trip from Monday to Friday and explored so many interesting and exciting places in Nevada, Arizona and Utah. I mean I wasn’t excited so much about the winter weather. And then, on Thursday, there even was a snowstorm. On the other hand, […]

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10 Wonderful Things on this Vacation

After spending almost two days in the area of the Grand Canyon South Rim, we drove on north to South Utah. Since this vacation is utterly wonderful, I want to share ten things that I especially liked so far. We saw the Grand Canyon covered in snow, which, according to locals, is a very rare […]

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My Best Amazon Buys

I am a big Amazon fan when it comes to the easy ordering and fast delivery. I also think the company does a great job in promoting itself. On the other hand, I was happy when Amazon pulled out of establishing a second HQ in New York City last week. I believe every company must […]

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