Christmas markets – Weihnachtsmaerkte

Christmas markets - Weihnachtsmaerkte
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It is that time of the year again! Not only is it prime shopping-time in the USA but there are many holiday customs from other religions and nations showing up. One of these customs are German Christmas markets – Weihnachtsmaerkte. While more and more christmas markets are set up, many only last a few days. So make sure to put […]

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The 9/11 Memorial – Today, 14 years ago…

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It was a crisp, sunny, September morning. Leaves where changing on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls where we had spend three great days exploring the town, riding the Maid of the Mist, driving up and down Niagara River, visiting the butterfly museum, and taking the Aero Car over the whirlpool. I was visiting my boyfriend L one year after […]

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Back to School and Graduation with an invitation

Back to school and graduation
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It’s time for “Back to school” Well actually it is a very mixed back to school time this year. Many kids are already back to school for a few weeks, others like the ones around us (Rockaway, NJ) are heading out to school this week and next. When I was an AuPair, Labor Day set the end of the summer […]

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Meditation for the (stressed) AuPair – F**k that!

Meditation
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The AuPair-life can be stressful – kids are running around not listening, host-parents may not integrate you into the family, and some other social stuff with your parents or friends is going on. Meditation… yep, you read right, meditation may be a way to calm yourself down but its difficult to calm your mind and find the time right… Discover […]

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Balloon-Festival NJ – Behind the fence with VIP-status

Balloon-Festival
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Hey everybody! Today I want to write about our experience of the Balloon-Festival in NJ with VIP-status. A few weeks back my Facebook-feed showed me advertisement for the NJ Balloon-Festival, an annual event at Solberg Airport in Readington, NJ (here is the link to the 2015 Balloon-Festival, the 33rd of its kind). I remember that I was there either during […]

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