Janavar Moves to New York City | janavar

Janavar Moves to New York City

So much for my goal to blog more regularly. But the last few weeks were slightly insane and I needed the first week of spring break to ...

Week in review: 25 February - 3 March 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 25 February – 3 March 2019

Even though this is already a new week, I want to share my favorite piece of news with you: I have got a snow day today. Now ...

Conclusion: 28 Days of Blogging | janavar

Conclusion: 28 Days of Blogging

February is ending and so is our 28 Days of Blogging challenge. This is the fourth year I participate and I still like it very much. Blogging ...

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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 ...
My last straw is stainless steel | janavar

My last straw is stainless steel

Today was the first day at school after winter ...
Week in review: 18 - 24 February 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 18 – 24 February 2019

This week has been an especially good one. We ...

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Recipes: 3 Smoothies | janavar

Recipes: 3 Smoothies

I have a feeling that I don’t eat enough fruits and vegetables. Especially in winter. I don’t like cold salads so much and I have become lazy in buying enough vitamins. When I was sick though the other week, I suddenly had the urge to eat much more fresh food with vitamins. I did not […]

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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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Travel: Impressions from Las Vegas

We only spent two nights and a full day in Las Vegas before we picked up our rental car and drove East to the national parks. But we still had a fun time in that weird city in the middle of the desert. I had been to Vegas before, just before Christmas 2016, so I […]

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Recipe: Maple Butter Roasted Acorn Squash with Quinoa and Pecans | janavar

Recipe: Maple Butter Roasted Acorn Squash with Quinoa and Pecans

The last time my boyfriend came to Boston, that was in mid-January, we went out to meet some friends for dinner. We ended up in a fancy pub and I for once went with a totally unusual choice: roasted squash. Normally I am the person who orders burgers and fries in a pub. But for […]

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