Before the new year we managed to take a mini vacation and we went for three days to Constance. For those who don’t know, Constance is a small city in the south of Germany, situated on the lake with the same name. It was a nice getaway, just a couple of days away from the daily stress. We made couple of pictures too, of course :)


Winter spices shopping spree :)

Books read in 2012

I use Goodreads to keep track of the books I read, or I listen to. And this is what I managed to do in 2012, very few as real books, some as ebooks, most as audio books since unfortunately I spend a lot of time in the car. Yes, they are all science fiction :)

Wool Omnibus
The Hydrogen Sonata
The Rise of Endymion
The Fall of Hyperion
The Nano Flower
A Quantum Murder
Mindstar Rising
The Voyage of the Sable Keech
The Skinner
Shadow of the Scorpion: A Novel of the Polity
Line War
Prador Moon
Polity Agent

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From Junk room to Pretty room

Due to the fact that the house we bought is kinda old (built over 400 years ago, we don’t know exactly when), there is always stuff to do or it does not look like it should. This is the case for one of the rooms, which we never had time to finish. Until now :) This is roughly how it looked before:

And this is how it looks now:

And these are some of the transformation steps:

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