In case you were wondering, I have deciced to continue writing my blog in English only for now. When I started my blog in 2010, being a German native speaker I automatically chose German as the language. Later on I switched to writing my posts in both languages, and, oh boy, is that time consuming. It is time I don’t really have to spare most days. Often just thinking about that I still have to translate a post before publishing it kills my motivation. Also, translating takes up so much time because I want to make sure that both texts express more or less the same. I am sure that my German readers won’t have any difficulty understanding my English, well, except for my parents who hardly know any English (sorry, dad!). I am aware that my English isn’t perfect, but then again I do hold a master’s degree in English, and some more writing practice is definitely going to help. Confining myself to blogging in English will hopefully save me some time on the one hand, and also allow me to blog faster and a little more often on the other hand. So let’s see how it goes.
|Read| Brief loves that live forever, April Cosmo
|Listened to| a lot of radio during our roadtrip
|Done| stayed in Florida until Wednesday, rented a car and went all the way down to Key West, flew back to Boston, met my parents there, took the train to NYC on Sunday
|Eaten| a lot of Cuban food (I just love plantains), pasta in Boston’s Little Italy, my first scoop of icecream this year
|Drunk| water, coffee, white wine, Smirnoff Ice
|Thought| Do they need any German teachers on the Keys?!
|Been happy| when I got an upgrade on the car I rented – going from a tiny Kia to a giant Chrysler Minivan
|Desired| just a little more sleep would be fine
|Bought| a little few somethings in Forever 21 and Kiko
|Clicked| the weather forecast for NYC, I love Lina’s Twentysomething Columns