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Books I Read in January 2019

In January I only read fantasy books, seven in total. I had started to re-read all Harry Potter books at the end of last year and finished that at the start of this one. To make it short: I love the whole Harry Potter series. I enjoy plunging into the magic world again and again. […]

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Week in review: 28 January – 3 February 2019

It is only an hour until the Superbowl starts. And I have to hurry writing these lines as we still have to pick up chicken wings we have ordered on our way to watch the Superbowl with friends. I am still more interested in the halftime break, but with all those proper Bostonians and Patriots […]

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How I Come Through the Cold | janavar

How I Come Through the Cold

This week has been especially cold. Even here on the East Coast windchill temperatures reached a low of minus 25 °C. They made my car give up once more, i.e. the battery discharged again. I won’t even try to start it again before temperatures rise next week. And I know we are really lucky here. […]

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28 Days of Blogging 2019 | janavar

28 Days of Blogging 2019

It is 1 February and that means it is time for another round of “28 Days of Blogging”. Just like in previous years I participate again in the project that Nadine from But First Create once started. The goal is to blog daily during February. Last year I totally failed whereas I did pretty well […]

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Book Challenge 2019 | janavar

Book Challenge 2019

Reading is one of my favorite activities. Over the last few years, I have always read about 70 years annually. I have also realized that I tend to read mainly books that are easy to read for me, i.e. I love fantasy novels for instance and read a lot of that genre. Obviously, apps like […]

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