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Travel: First impressions from Las Vegas

I am back from my trip to Las Vegas. Actually, I already arrived home yesterday morning and used the day to rest and recover. Unfortunately not from any crazy Vegas experience, but from my night flight. Although I usually sleep everywhere without any problems, I can’t when there is a small kid screaming for the […]

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Week in review: 12 – 18 December 2016

The best thing that can happen on the first day of Christmas break are tons of snow because it’s the perfect timing. The worst thing that can happen are tons of snow and a winter weather advisory when you want to fly away on that first day of Christmas break. That is what happened yesterday. […]

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Christmas break 2016: My plans

The first day of vacation is always the greatest in my opinion because there are so many days off ahead, so many possibilities. My Christmas started yesterday at noon. My friend and I celebrated this by having lunch at one of our favorite Thai restaurants in Cambridge. Then I just spent the rest of the […]

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A Christmas Wonder Story (of course it involves a cat)

As long as I can remember my granny has always had cats – well, mostly just one at a time. And these have had the funniest names like Boris Becker for a ginger one. Also our whole family loves ginger cats. Thirteen years ago, just when I graduated from high school, my granny adopted another […]

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My 5 Favorite Trips of 2016

This year started very well: I was in Istanbul visiting some of my best friends. Ok, on New Year’s Eve it actually snowed so much that we stayed at home, but the year started with us being well rested [here]. On 1 January we went to Ortaköy, which is famous for its great kumpirs and […]

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