52-book challenge: update!

At the beginning of the year, I started my friend Boo's famous 52-book challenge. It's pretty simple - a book a week for a whole year. As a kid, I was a voracious reader, to the extent that whole summer days could be spent curled on my bed lost in a book. Some of my … Continue reading 52-book challenge: update!

One year of shambles…

I started german lessons this week in a vague attempt to get to grips with the language in advance of various adventures coming up this summer. Which is fairly ambitious. I don't yet know that knowing how to order a kaffee mit zucker is going to help me converse with guests at a family wedding ("So, … Continue reading One year of shambles…