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Looking Back at 2012

In January, I mentioned some general goals I wanted to work toward this year. With the year coming to an end, I decided to take a look back at how far I got (or didn’t) with those goals. Below you’ll find what I made No Progress on, made Some Progress Read more →

Keeping Busy for Three Weeks

At the end of February through the first part of March, my husband was away for three weeks of training. While he’d left the car here, I didn’t have a license to drive in this country. The shuttle only ran a few times a day, which meant if I went Read more →

Photo a Day: August 15th-21st

This week’s of Photo a Day challenges were ready, food, faces, inside, hole, today, and cool. The only ones I took on the actual day were ready (although not intentionally for the prompt) and cool (which I did take for the prompt). Most of the rest of the pictures I Read more →

German Demystified Didn’t Entirely Demystify German For Me, But It Did Help

In early February, I checked a book out of the library called German Demystified: A Self-Teaching Guide. While I wouldn’t say it entirely demystified German for me, it was helpful review in the beginning and helpful learning toward the middle. Since I checked the book out of the library, I used Read more →

Photo a Day: August 1st-7th

It’s a new month and Fat Mum Slim has a new set of Photo a Day prompts for August. The first seven prompts for the month were outside, one, coin, somewhere you sat, logo, writing, and 8 o’clock. 1. Outside 2. One 3. Coin 4. Somewhere You Sat 5. Logo Read more →

Photo a Day: July 23rd-30th

The last set of Photo a Day prompts for July were mirror, stranger, heart, sunshine, on the road, cup, last thing you bought, calm, and toothbrush. The only one I took on the correct date was one for calm, but at least half were taken within a few days of Read more →

Photo a Day: July 15th-22nd

The next eight prompts for Photo a Day July were finger, sign, your addiction, plate, animal/insect/pet, eyes, 9 o’clock, and upside down. Although I did take pictures specifically for a few of the prompts, most of them were taken on the 21st rather than on their assigned days. 15. Finger Read more →

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