I'm a big fan of my birthday because it's the one day in the whole year that everyone has to be nice to you. It feels like even strangers know not to mess with your birthday. So I've commandeered it and stretched it out into an entire week of fun. That explains the long absence of blog posts... sorry!
Here are some highlights in pictures from the week:
Left to right: hanging out our buddies at our place; blowing out the candles at our tapas-game night; and me with my schnecke and candles care of Treas and the hausfrauen.
And here are a random one I just got of my aunt and I (back when she was here in November):
Lastly, a picture our friend took of another teacher friend while he was biking to school