After I got my Green Card I wanted to start a mini job immediately. There was an Energy that wanted to be used. I had to wait six months for my work permit, it was very boring not to have a task. I thought about how I could offer value and what makes me unique … Continue reading “Dear Dorothea” – How a Birthday Letter to a Stranger Inspired me
Since the first day, I keep discovering differences in my new home. Most houses in this Area have just one level and no basement. The walls are very thin and can be replaced easily. A few weeks ago we had to replace a wall in our bathroom. For my German friends who might read this … Continue reading “Honey, I am buying a new wall…” – Cultural Differences At Home
Two years ago when I was studying at the College of Charleston I had my first awkward situation... I was waiting for the bus. In Germany usually, no one talks to each other while waiting for the bus. So I was not prepared for it. A boy asked me if I go to the outlets and … Continue reading I am a coconut!