Landschaftspark – Repurposing Industrial Sites for Public Use

Blast Furnace #5, Landschaftspark Germany

Most major cities have an area or neighborhood that they consider an eyesore. It’s one of those aesthetically unappealing districts that no one really wants to see – especially tourists. Often, that eyesore comes in the form of an industrial area – factories, pulp mills, power plants, scrap metal yards, steel mills, chemical plants, and … Read more Landschaftspark – Repurposing Industrial Sites for Public Use

Beetroot Juice and Sauerkraut Juice, They’re a Thing

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Hooo boy, where to start with this one! While shopping in Munich at one of the many department stores (it may have been a C&A), we headed into the basement where they had a rather up-scale grocery store. We found some pretty cool stuff, including gourmet rock sugar for tea in different flavours which we … Read more Beetroot Juice and Sauerkraut Juice, They’re a Thing

The Cologne Wars – Who Comes Out Smelling Like a Rose?

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I love perfume. like, looooove it. I probably have over 50 bottles, spritzers, misters, and vials, in every imaginable manifestation: oils, sprays, dabbers, aerosols, testers, creams, lotions, and even in solid form. When I die, they won’t have to embalm me; they can just pickle me in all my fragrances, because I’ll never use them … Read more The Cologne Wars – Who Comes Out Smelling Like a Rose?