Category Archives: Germany

And the return

As I’ve mentioned in my previous post, I was on a brief trip back home. And brief it was indeed as I spent less than 27 hours off the coach in Germany, yet still managed to get a lot done. … Continue reading

Posted in #rdg, Germany, Life in general, Personal, Travelling, Twitter, Twitter Updates | 6 Comments

A trip back home

It has been a while since I’ve taking a trip, any kind of trip and I’m not counting the three trips I had to make to London to sort out my passport! People of Twitter & #rdg: When do I … Continue reading

Posted in #rdg, Germany, Life in general, Personal, Travelling, Twitter, Twitter Updates | 4 Comments

In 2009

#In2009 is a hashtag that’s been popular on Twitter the past few days and it’s been interesting to see what other people have done in 2009. I posted a tweet as well, but feel like I want to elaborate a … Continue reading

Posted in #TwitLight, 24, Blog community project, Books, Community and Games, Competitions, England, Films and TV, Friends, Germany, House, Housemates, Killerspiele, Knitting, Life in general, Moving, NaNoWriMo, Photos, The Apprentice UK, Tumblr, Twitter, Winnenden | 5 Comments

First night. Well, kind of anyway!

*smacks hand to forehead* Forgot to actually publish this. It’s now a day later! As I’m typing this I’m alone in my flat for the first time which is quite surprising seeing I’ve been here for over 48 hours so … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Germany, House, Housemates, Life in general, Moving, Personal | 24 Comments

It’s not the amount that matters..

This woman is a thief; she stole from her employer [Kaiser supermarkets/German] and her job of 30 years was terminated without notice. Yes, she only stole 1.30Euros. That’s about £1.16 or $1.65 or 2.55AUD or 161Yen. Although that isn’t quite … Continue reading

Posted in Germany, Random | 4 Comments

Happy Nikolaus 2008!

This is pretty much the perfect time to get a blog post in as I can’t just ignore my tradition of the last years by not posting something today. Last year’s post and the post from 2006 are still on … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Christmas '06, Christmas '07, Christmas '08, England, Germany, Life in general, NaNoWriMo, Tumblr, Twitter, | 10 Comments

Forbidden but not quite? Germany passes new video game distribution legislation

The German government yesterday passed a new legislation regarding the sale of video games to minors. “Auf dem Index” ist ein Spiel, wenn es keine Jugendfreigabe erhält. Erwachsene dürfen es kaufen, aber nur “unter dem Ladentisch”, es darf nirgends offen … Continue reading

Posted in Call of Duty games, Community and Games, Films and TV, Germany, Xbox360 | 7 Comments