Pay it No Mind: The Life and Times of Marsha P. Johnson

I want to share this film with everybody because it was people like Marsha who helped me out when nobody else would. I can never repay in any way what you did for… Continue reading

Recipe for Squash and Melon Salad

Uploaded a new recipe today: Squash and Melon Salad with Ginger. Wonderful in late August – early September. I suggest using a fruity squash variety that is not too mealy, and not too stringy, for example… Continue reading

Berlin skyline by night from the Drachenberg

Berlin skyline by from the Drachenberg. Out with my favorite cuddle, on an unseasonably warm February night. Climbed the 99 m Drachenberg in Berlin, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, a hill that came into being when rubble… Continue reading

Meine Lieblingsvögel sind Eulen, und Rabenvögel (Owl, crows, & ravens are my favorite birds)

… so konnte ich dieses Bild von Jeff Caverly geblogt auf nicht widerstehen. Great Horned Owl by Jeff Caverly

Staphilokokkenvergiftung! (Saphilococcus poisoning!)

Aus aktuellem Anlass: In light of recent events: Wir die wir in der Branche arbeiten, und schon mal eine Hygieneschulung mit gemacht haben, kennen es aus der Theorie. Gestern bekam ich eine kleine… Continue reading

Spannung zwischen LGBT und Migranten – könne wir in Deutschland vom Prop. 8 Debakel etwas lernen?

Alvin McEwen’s Huffington Post article “Michael Sam, Race, Sexual Orientation and Commodities” adresses tension between people of color and LGBT people in the US. Can his observations help us when thinking about anti-immigrant… Continue reading

Ich verstehe die Leute nicht, Winter in Berlin hat doch auch seinen charme. (I’ll never understand what people are complaining about, winter in Berlin has its own charm.)

Riesenrad am Alexa Einkaufszentrum vom Alex aus gesehen. Dezember, 2013. Ferris Wheel near the Alexa shopping Mall seen from Alexander Platz. December, 2013.

No Bake Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

I don’t think it’s a shock to anyone who reads my blog that I love, love, LOVE peanut butter. If food could be a best friend it would be a top contender…right up…

It was a beautiful day last May. Beautiful weather, wonderful company, and romantic ruins. What more could i want.

Mauewerk, Potsdam, Sans Souci (crumbling wall in the Park Sans Souci, Potsdam, Germany (05/2013)

Recipe for Poppy Seed Bread

Uploaded a new recipe today: Poppy Seed Bread. Lovely sticky, and even suitable for the vegans in the bunch. You can down-load the recipe here: Mohnbrotrezept PDFPoppy Seed Bread PDF