I’ve been quite busy these last few days, so once again I’m having to write a summary. Only of four days though, that’s pretty good by recent standards, I’d say. Continue reading
This is getting silly. I’m so snowed under by everything that I don’t even have the energy to write a couple of lines a day anymore. I feel like my life is a race and I keep running and running but someone is forever moving the finishing line further away from me.
This week has been so busy in all aspects that I haven’t gotten round to even just posting one sentence a day.. I hope I still have one or two of you following me nonetheless. Continue reading
Over the years, I’ve tried many things to improve my Greek: I’ve taken a course, talked to people, tried to read as much as I could and asked friends to write down random words and phrases for me.
Today’s first has been quite a while in the making, but now it’s finally been completed! Continue reading
I was sitting on the sofa earlier, almost falling asleep but unable to go to bed as I hadn’t had a “first” for today yet. That gave me an idea for a new thing to do – which I did and will probably end up regretting for the rest of the night… Continue reading
Just a brief report on today’s “first” as I’m pretty knocked out from a hoooooot day and an amazing – and huge – dinner…
Foodporn, that word, that hashtag… Food is a beautiful, lovely thing. Porn is filthy and harsh. Why then would anybody put the two words together to present their gorgeous meal with? I cringe every time I read it. And even today, when the food I’m blogging about is so satisfactory that many people would probably consider it #foodporn, even today I’m not going to say it.
Today’s “first” is that I did some voluntary interpreting in a situation that was new to me. The interpreting itself doesn’t matter too much, suffice to say that it was at a public authority and under circumstances I’d never experienced before. A purely bureaucratic matter and nothing spectacular as such.