THE ULTIMATE SAN DIEGO GUIDE (step aside Trip Advisor, this is the real deal)

Secret Swings in La Jolla, San Diego

Oh, San Diego <3 I am not a sightseeing person. I mean, I am gonna look at them but it's not enough for me. When I visit a city I don't just want to drive to the five most over-crowded places, smile, take a photo and leave. So before every travel I google "secret spots in XY" and "best instagram spots in XY" (that's how you find the coolest spots) and "tips for XY/ XY tips" AND "best vegan food in XY". And because I love you and want to spare you this work in case you ever plan on moving your cute butt to San Diego I wrote down the actual coolest places, the best food and the best things that you actually want to do in the coolest city of the USA! Continue reading

50 TIPS FOR NEW AU PAIRS

hello friends! some of you maybe found their way to my blog because of the Cultural Care Instagram takeover I did this month and I am very happy to welcome you to this place where I drop all the awesomeness my brain produces! today I would like to share with you 50 pieces of advice I wished I had before starting my au pair year or 50 pieces of advice that prevent you from making my mistakes. Continue reading

MY FAVORITE PHOTOS OUT OF 7 MONTHS USA

Ich wusste ja eigentlich schon von Anfang an, dass sobald ich den 6-Monats-Punkt erreicht habe die Zeit nur so rasen würde. Wenn man dann aber plötzlich Mitte Februar hat, obwohl man doch gefühlt erst letztes Wochenede betrunken auf der Weihnachtsfeier ist, dann ist der richtige Zeitpunkt für Panik.

always knew that as soon as I am reaching 6 months here the time would feel like it’s sprinting away. But then you suddenly reach that point in January and then it’s suddenly the middle of February even though it feels like only last weekend you were drunk at the christmas party and that, exactly that is the right time for panic. 

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6 MONTHS AU PAIR IN THE USA – 6 THINGS I’VE LEARNED. SO FAR.

WHAAAAAAAAAT is going on with the time? Must have calculated it wrong, this for sure doesn’t feel like 6 months. But they are. Counted them a few times. Slowly I realize that one day, not too far away, I am gonna leave this place again. And my kiddo here. Everything has changed and soon everything will change again. And after 6 months you suddenly realize, without any warning, that in fact it is yourself that has changed.  Continue reading

tijuana flow

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with english version

Ihr ahnt nicht wie lange ich darauf gewartet habe diesen Titel zu benutzen. Ok, es waren 3 Wochen. Es stand für mich eigentlich fest, dass ich unbedingt mal nach Tijuana rüber muss, immerhin wohne ich nur so 20 Minuten davon entfernt. Von bestimmten Freeways aus kann ich sogar rübergucken. Mal eben so. In ein anderes Land.  #kimbleibruhig #jetztnichtinnerlichausrasten Ich sollte es lieber genießen, bevor Trumpi ‘ne Mauer vor meine Aussicht zieht. Continue reading