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Archives for August 2014
Hi friends, here’s my ‘Foto der Woche‘. This is my Glücklichmacher #34:
Hey there! (taken August 24, 2014)
I spent the weekend at a pony farm with my sister and the kiddos. We had the best time ever! The kids loved the ponies and I got to ride again myself, too! I was so excited. This little guy was super curious and I just loved how this pictures turned out.
Hi friends, here’s my ‘Foto der Woche‘. This is my Glücklichmacher #33:
Mattes (taken August 18, 2014)
My sister lost her cat a few weeks ago. She was devastated, but I knew that it wouldn’t be long until she’d get a new kitty…. let me introduce you to Mattes. I am already in love!
I know far too many people to count who are dealing with depression or other mental health issues. Compassion is key to end stigma. On Robin Williams, health advocacy, and small gestures of comfort
Another good piece on the topic by my friend Kaci: On Depression .
This is my poison: Avocado + Heirloom Tomato Toast with Balsamic Drizzle.
Elise shared some tips and tricks regarding photography in this post: For the love of crop.
I am sure there are some tricks that you didn’t know either: 20 secret tricks for your iPhone that 90% of owners do not know.
Are you guilty of taking straight down pictures of your shoes/feet? Yeah, me too. This made me laugh: How to master the shoe selfie.
Featuring a new blog today that I recently discovered by a ‘reverse-expat’ (American living in Germany)..heh. 9 ways to make living abroad a reality. (P.S. I took the study route.)
I live Sarah’s series about How to be a grown ass woman: Money + Finances.
Here’s another one: How to be a grown ass woman: Health + Personal Care.
What I instagrammed vs. what I was actually doing, or my entire life is a lie. Hehe, does that sound familiar?
Loved this perspective by my blogger friend Kate (who lives in Germany) about 30 things to know before moving to Germany.
20 surprising things about parenting in Germany (written by yet another an expat. Seems like I am reading a lot of expat blogs these days. Anyway, I don’t know if you want to know this. Read at your own risk.).
Lesley wrote about The strangest love letters you ever read on her 9th anniversary. So sweet.
It’s Wednesday again! Did you have a good week? I had a really hard time picking my ‘Foto der Woche‘ this week. I took a bunch of pictures this last week and here’s my Glücklichmacher #32:
Santa Monica Beach (taken August 11, 2014)
I spent the last weekend down in Southern California with a dear friend and we just had a wonderful time hanging out at the beach (separate weekend recap in the works!). Part of me really wants to move back to the ocean. It’s just so magical to live close to it!