The Wertstoffhof

                        Let’s talk trash. I’m on a ruthless decluttering jag. That means lots of trips to the Wertstoffhof. A quick Google Translate tells me that Wertstoffhof means ‘Recycling Center’. Well, you can just add ‘recycling’ to the list of things the Germans have gotten…

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Balkonpflanzen

                              After living here so long it’s hard to discern what habits and rituals I’ve developed that are a direct result of residing in a certain place. I now realize that the I have absorbed the internal alarm setting, which goes…

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Springtime in Munich

Springtime in Munich makes me wish I had a better camera. And also that I was a better photographer. It’s so difficult to capture how glorious it is here this time of year. It’s like living in a time-elapsed nature film, where you watch the entire city wake up from a winter sleep. Each days…

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