It’s been a really tough week for me. Not only has the move been pretty hard, but with some other kinda pants things happening too, it’s making me want to fly back to Germany and crawl into bed with the kittens again.
I’m really happy to be starting this YouTube project with my friend Danni though. She has a cold now so her reply video will be here in a bit, but I am on the edge of my seat with excitement.
BUT we always have LINKIES!
Mario Kart 8 came out this week and the world has been going crazy of Luigi’s death stare. If you have no idea what the gif at the top means, have a look at this Kotaku article that explains everything.
Yes, we’ve heard a lot about the shootings in America and the #YESALLWOMEN stuff. I’ve had too many conversations on Facebook explaining sexism 101 to different guys but will never tire of trying to get people to understand. Here’s a good post I read from one of my favourite bloggers on her thoughts on it all.
My mate Tom reviews my favourite beer. I’m so glad he liked it too!
Ahhhh the Nintendo family tree. This has very impressive detail to it.
A really heartbreaking post about a mum dealing with her ‘special needs’ girl growing up and the difference in how people view her.
Some good expat musings from my friend Sushi.
One more for the expats – what do you miss from your home country when it comes to summer? For me, I miss much more when it’s Christmas time. Summer is a bit meh for me.
Idiotic travel advice. I’ve been told some of this before as well. Let’s spread the word about clever travel!
I’ve seen a photo of this before and I really did want to go visit it…I guess I’ll have to wait a bit longer now.
We don’t really have medieval or renaissance festivals in England, but they really do look like fun! I’d love to have this experience!
And lastly, a post about blogging through grief. There have been a few times I’ve been through things that are pretty hard and I’ve wanted to blog about them so much, but it’s always hard.