It is time for another book review! I am slowly rehabilitating from my inability to read books, caused by insane amounts of novels I had to read during my English Literature degree, so I can finally start to fill up this category with more content. The latest book I finished, in fact, half an hour ago, … Continue reading Book Review: Notes From a Small Island.
Trying to find reoccurring patterns around us, seeing the 'dance' of nature... this is this week's photo challenge! Two days ago, I went on a day trip to the coast of the Baltic Sea. Living in Hamburg, the beach is very close; it takes us only about an hour by car to get there. I … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Dance.
Everyone knows coffee, right? It's that much-beloved drink that either gets us ready to face real life when we're having an early morning or that can also be enjoyed like a complex and delicious specialty with lots of wonderful aromas and tasting notes to discover. ( Maybe you can tell, I'm clearly a fan of … Continue reading Cascara: Making Tea out of Coffee.
As so often, my contribution to the weekly photo challenge is a little last minute, but still on time! And that's what counts, after all... isn't it? This week's word is harmony, and one of the most harmonious places I could think of in Hamburg is definitely the Japanese garden in the big park in … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Harmony.
Several weeks ago, actually at the beginning of February, I was tagged by Basant She in her 'My Monthly Memories' blogging event. At least, I think she tagged me. Or told me about it in a comment. I can't exactly remember. But none of this matters, as long as I've heard about it, right? Because I … Continue reading My Monthly Memories: February.
I love this weeks prompt! Capturing your state of mind in a photo can be such a creative challenge, especially because I believe there is never only one thing going on in your mind, but a multitude of emotions. As some of my readers may already know, at the moment I'm looking for a job, … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: State of Mind.
Apart from visiting all iconic sights and memorials in Berlin, which you can read about here, of course, I had to visit all the great coffee shops in the capital, as well. Being the prepared coffee nerd that I am, I made a list of all the coffee shops I wanted to visit and also … Continue reading A Trip to Berlin, Part Two: Coffee & Stationery.