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Week in review: 31 December 2018 - 6 January 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 31 December 2018 – 6 January 2019

So much for an unexcited start into 2019 … This morning I wanted to take a photo of Canavar because he looked especially cute while lying on the kitchen table (don’t ask – but yes, he is allowed almost anywhere and I’m so used to it that I leave the table usually empty). Anyway, my […]

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Happy New Year & 2019 Goals | janavar.net

Happy New Year & 2019 Goals

Happy New Year to all of you! I hope you have had a wonderful start into the new year! I celebrated the turn of the year in Montreal where I went to with a friend for a few days. Now that my two weeks of Christmas week are almost over, I feel much more relaxed […]

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15 Things I Am Looking Forward to This Holiday Season

Until yesterday I wasn’t really sure if I’d be the Grinch or the happy elf this year. When I went grocery shopping in the evening, I could not pass by the odorous fir wreath and just had to buy one for my table. Just in case, I also watched “The Grinch” on Netflix last night […]

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Week in review: 26 November - 2 December 2018 | janavar

Week in review: 26 November – 2 December 2018

The last week wasn’t very exciting because I mainly spent it with working. I am still missing the weekend I didn’t have. I already can’t wait for Friday to arrive. Else, I started to re-read “Harry Potter” last week. I find it very calming to read the novels, and I still find new details in […]

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Recipe: Turkish Salty Cookies (Tuzlu Kurabiye) | janavar

Recipe: Turkish Salty Cookies (Tuzlu Kurabiye)

I have a big bag full of cookie cutters. Some are still from Germany – like the traditional star shaped ones for Christmas cookies. Others are from Istanbul where the amazing baking supply shops had such a great variety to choose from. Besides, I bought some newer ones in America because they sometimes make pretty […]

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