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The Emerald City

We’ve arrived back in Berlin, doing our best to fight off jet lag.  I am thankful that we gave ourselves the weekend to adjust before starting back to work (although the dark and dreary weather is not helping).  We had a wonderful holiday, filled with family and celebrations, travel and contrasts.  As I mentioned before, the …

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Five Senses Friday no. 42

Seeing: * Black Swan.  Friends I talked to psyched me up for how scary it was. So, of course, the actual film was much less scary than it was built up to be in my head. Dang it. Hearing: * 80’s music at a themed birthday party last weekend.  It was the first time I’ve been …

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The first month of 2011 is already over, just like that.  Maybe it was the excitement of finally getting rid of my crutches, but January really sped by without me even noticing.  Each day I felt closer and closer to my old self again, marveling at the wonders of being able to do the most …

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OWP: Dream

The word for March over at Shutter Sisters is dream, and you almost think you’re dreaming when you look up into the sky and gaze upon hundreds of translucent bottles dangling in the sky. Now that’s my kind of art.

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Seattle –> Frankfurt –> Hamburg

I lost all of Sunday afternoon and night on an airplane — meaning that I skipped over the Oscar’s entirely (but am psyched to hear about about Kathryn Bigelow’s win). Now that I’ve showered, unpacked, picked up some groceries and trudged through the snow (again), let’s see how long blogging can keep me awake. Well, …

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