I just got back from a very long day. Lots of driving around. Lots of shops, lots of conversations… Continue reading Day 29: Kindness challenge
I woke up to a snowy day. Deep grey skies and a frozen chill that cuts through the skin. It snowed all day. The first clear day of winter. Continue reading Day 28: Kindness challenge
We drove to my old town today and spent the day with friends. Children sure can talk a lot when they are excited. Continue reading Day 26: Kindness challenge
I hate very much the hypocrisy of holidays. People calling each other up, pretending to be happy and caring, everybody babbling but with really nothing to say. Continue reading Day 24: Kindness challenge
I had 4 hours sleep last night and I am exhausted, but plowing on.
We had some friends over for lunch and coffee, which was nice. We made some barbecue ribs in the oven, mash potato and salad. Believe it or not, husband is also an excellent cook.
Today has been a very, very long day. I spent the vast majority of the day babysitting a two-year old. While I love children, is way harder to figure out what they need when you don’t speak her language. Continue reading Day 16: Kindness challenge
After lunch I took some food to my neighbors. There goes my good deed. I spent a good couple of hours with them helping them set up Christmas decorations, despite my dislike for a consumerist holiday. Still, I had fun with them. Continue reading Day 15: Kindness challenge
Today has been a good one. Very tiring. Around 11 am we got a truckload of 3 cubic meters of wood delivered to the the house. Continue reading Day 13: Kindness challenge
Today was a busy an entertaining day. Husband and I went shopping. We spent tons on treats for the girls, that is: the cat, the dog and the fishes. We also treated ourselves to a bottle of lemon Becherovka and a meal. The meal was terrible. The worst rump-steak I had in my life. Overcooked, chewy and with all the wrong spices. On the plus side, we now know where not to go for lunch. Continue reading Day 12: Kindness challenge