Category Archive: Out of the box

Wobbly first steps towards a roller coaster

On September 30, 2014, I started my blog and posted for the first time. Now, more than a month and 47 posts later, it is time to look back to my first wobbly steps. Basically,… Continue reading

The night of the dead

Ghosts, witches, skeletons, vampires and monsters strolling through the night is the sign that All Hallow’s Eve has arrived. Jumping into your costume, becoming one of your fears, turning into one of your… Continue reading

Places to be or morning stumbling cats

Definitely, I am not a morning person. The snooze function of my mobile makes getting up even worse. Just five more minutes… Inevitably, raising too late regularly results in desperate hurry to somehow get ready.

Character traits of a tortoise

Living together with 3 amazing tortoises made me recognize some similarities and traits to my own attitude and behavior. No, it’s not the fact that I would love to dive into some restorative… Continue reading

Cat Politeness

When I was a child, I was permanently reminded of some basic table manners: sit up straight and stop rocking your chair. I am pretty sure that sounds familiar to most of you.… Continue reading

Masks Off: Colorful unchained

Halloween is approaching and so is my joy of planning a freaky costume. Since earliest childhood, I have always loved dressing up. tinkering creative costumes, doing colorful updoes and make-up. Luckily, Halloween has… Continue reading

Twisted around their little paw

Since my early childhood, my heart has been beating for animals. Still I could never ever imagine a life without my feathered and furry little fellows. In contrast, Mister Nerd did not bring too much furry experience into… Continue reading

Monday morning blues

No doubt, I have never been and never ever am I going to be a morning person. I counted everyday of my school life towards holidays and weekends.

In light of recent events – trapped by a (man) cold

Runny or stuffy nose, scratchy throat, sneezing, using up tissues all day long, cough and headache – everyone knows the symptoms of a common cold. Under the current circumstances that my beloved better half is… Continue reading

Unlikely friendship is often the best

Everything is better with the right friends by your side.The best friends are not always those who resemble us the most and who share our opinions.