Back to the roots: Day 6. Happy kids

Yesterday I completely forgot to post here, but to be honest I didn’t have time at all. We were hosting a little birthday party, and I was busy cooking food. Normally I have a little break during my daughter’s nap, yesterday I spent this time frying chicken legs, cutting up vegies and all other things…

Back to the roots: Day 5. Russians (Tatars) and alcohol

Today it takes me a lot of effort to write this post: my child is teething, it took me one hour to put her to sleep, just to hear her screams after less than 40 minutes. I keep coming back to finish writing this post and get interrupted immediately. The frustration is real. Last 2-3…

Back to the roots: Day 4 Adjustments

I just realized, that moving to another country even just for a few weeks takes a lot of adjustments. Food, change of routines, weather, language. You are out of your familiar bubble and suddenly have to face the reality of a completely different world. Not even mentioning the people that you left behind (even if…

Back to the roots: Day 3 Refreshing day

It was a nice, refreshing day, full of emotions and meeting many nice people. Both friends and relatives. My friend that I knew before moving to Germany has two kids now. It felt weird because when we met we had 3 kids in total. And if our other friend had joined us, there would be…

Back to the roots: Day 2. Also 2 days without warm shower

Today I did something, that I didn’t do for many years – I actually boiled two big pots of water in order to wash myself. Imagine the hassle of carrying a heavy pot with boiling water from the kitchen to bathroom, praying that you won’t spill the water on yourself. But the desire to feel…

Back to the roots: Day 1. Hunt for spices

Today was a very uneventful day. Me and my daughter both got sick, so we were practically stuck in the apartment for the last couple of days. We also skipped a big family event yesterday, because she was throwing up in the morning. Imagine that, I even bought outfits for both of us for the…

Back to the roots: from Germany to Russia for Christmas. Intro post

Hello my dear friends. Today I had an idea of starting a casual series of posts in English only in order to share some of my unique experiences and also record them for future, in case I want to freshen up my memories again. This time I won’t use German and ‘Werbung’ (although might sometimes…

Buchrezension //'Innehalten' von Safi Nidiaye

*Werbung / das Buch wurde mir kostenlos zur Verfügung gestellt* *English text below* Das Buch ‘Innehalten’ von Safi Nidiaye bietet verschiedene Übungen und Hinweise für alle, die ihre innere Ruhe finden möchten. Die Autorin gibt verschiedene Methoden, um kleinere oder größere Auszeiten zu schaffen, mit klaren und ausführlichen Erklärungen. Es hat keine Illustrationen, die Sprache…

Eine Smoothie Bowl für die Haare // Schauma Natur Momente

*Werbung / das Testpaket wurde mir kostenlos zur Verfügung gestellt* English version below Hallo, Ihr Lieben. Witzig, ich hatte heute eine Smoothie Bowl zum Frühstück gegessen und jetzt tippe ich ein Blogpost über Smoothie Bowl Produkte für die Haare von Schauma Natur Momente Serie. So ist es im Leben, alles ist immer verbunden 🙂 Heute…