From my misc-pics-box here is a photo from the Allgäu region in the German Alps. We have made multiple trips to visit different parts of this beautiful region in the last few years. Here we enjoy a well-deserved beer in a typical German Biergarten after a picturesque 10 km hike. Welcome to Bloganuary, a WordPress… Continue reading Novelty – Bloganuary 2023
Welcome to post number 101 on the drifting satellite 😀 From my misc-pics-box here is a photo from Frankfurt am Main, Germany's financial capital and home to 18 out of 19 skyscrapers in the country. I live in Darmstadt, which is 20 minutes away and kind of comes in the greater Frankfurt area. Bloganuary is… Continue reading Slow Death – Bloganuary 2023
Hello on Friday the 13th. This is the 100th post on the drifting satellite. When I started my blog, I was direction-less and didn't even think that I would write 10 posts. Seven years later, I am multi-directional and this milestone is a big deal for me! Thanks a lot for reading what I write… Continue reading Content – Bloganuary 2023
From my misc-pics-box here is a photo from the charming town of Strasbourg in France during our visit in October 2021. Welcome to Bloganuary, a WordPress Challenge I am participating in this month, that provides a daily writing prompt throughout January. Day 12 prompt is: What chore do you find the most challenging to do? At… Continue reading Diagnosis – Bloganuary 2023
From my misc-pics-box here is a photo from the cute and colourful Sintra palace in Portugal that we visited in June 2022. Welcome to Bloganuary, a WordPress Challenge I am participating in this month, that provides a daily writing prompt throughout January. Day 11 prompt is: How do you define success? The dictionary defines success as… Continue reading Resilience – Bloganuary 2023
From my misc-pics-box here is a photo of some pretty flowers I received from friends on my Birthday in 2022. In absence of a vase at my place, I decided to put them in the huge 1L beer mug, our typical German souvenir, that we bought on our first visit to Munich and to Germany,… Continue reading I’m happy and I know it – Bloganuary 2023
Today's Bloganuary prompt is too heavy, don't you think? https://bloganuary.files.wordpress.com/2021/12/fb-daily-prompt-jan-26.png Favourite part, huh! What a tough one, especially for someone who loves talking about herself! I think this self-praising attitude is something I want to get rid of. So dear Bloganuary prompt, you are not of any help in this regard. As a teenager, '10… Continue reading 10 things I hate about you…
A dream I would always remember!
Apartment buildings are not very rare in Germany but they are definitely not as tall as the ones I have seen in Bangalore or Gurgaon. In fact when we were living in Wedel earlier, we were in a seven-storeyed Hochhaus, which is like a typical apartment building with 8 flats per floor, and it was… Continue reading The bunker in our basement
Hello World... This is what I type in the browser every time I want to quickly check if my internet is working or not. I don't remember when I started doing this and didn't realise when it became a habit. Maybe it started when I was learning to code, where Hello World holds special significance.… Continue reading Hello World…..
So, where were we? After a lot of deliberation and long pros and cons list, the decision was made. Govind accepted the offer for an unlimited permanent contract in Germany. We were excited but also nervous.... At 30, and with about 10 years of work experience in India with a good salary and a super… Continue reading Los Geht’s! 02 – Long Distance Again…
Return from a long hiatus !