Successful Winter Club Officer Training of District 109 Division E

What was your highlight of the last week? Looking back on the second week of 2024, the District 109 Division E club officer training was my highlight. Let me tell you why. The short answer is because of everybody who was involved in the organising and attending the event. The long answer can be divided …

Recap of the first week of 2024 and new year’s resolutions

I hope all of you had a good start into the new year. Considering that I was sick 🤧 and managed to lock myself out of my own flat (🤦🏼‍♀️) during the last week of 2023, the first week of 2024 was an absolute success as nothing special happened. This year is off to a slower start than usual, which I do not mind. I went skiing for a couple of days and am mentally preparing for doing my new year’s resolutions (better late than never, right?).

Out on the waters

You are in the driver’s seat, that’s what they say – at least in books, magazines and on podcasts. I would not call it a lie but for me it is not fully on point. Let me explain why.


What did you expect? I certainly did not expect to fall so far behind in keeping the blog up to date. While in South Korea and Japan I might have been behind 1-2 cities, in China it’s more about 8 by now. One reason for this is that China is certainly the most adventurous countries …