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2019-08-17: This was a fun Saturday: Slept in, had a nice breakfast out, bought some camping gear for a few …

2019-08-16: Such a great track: Blackway & Black Caviar — What’s Up Danger

2019-08-16: Once aspect I enjoy about today’s cycling culture in general and gravel cycling in particular, is …

2019-08-15: I absolutely love the region I live in. These kinds of views never get old.

2019-08-15: It’s hard to overstate how amazing bed linen made from Tencel/Lyocell is to sleep in, especially in …

2019-08-11: Amazon hat für die deutsche Synchronisation von „The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel“ sehr gute …

2019-08-07: I can’t not think of the Quicksilver scene from X-Men anymore when listening to “Sweet …

2019-08-06: Backing up a Mac with SuperDuper! to an external SSD is so satisfying. This little bugger is …

2019-08-06: Hinweis: Meine Lieblingswetterapp CARROT Weather kann seit Kurzem die Wetterdaten der Meteo Group …

2019-08-06: This email was in my inbox when I woke up today. Makes me happy.

2019-08-04: Trocknerbälle sind schon eine tolle Erfindung. Damit werden meine Frotteetücher flauschiger als bei …

2019-08-03: My iPhone 7 Plus has a new battery and I hope I’m going to continue to use it for a couple more …

2019-08-03: Tehehehe, handed my iPhone 7 Plus to an Apple Genius and they essentially told me that the battery …

2019-08-02: I showed my partner the magic that is the GIPHY iMessage app earlier today and all I can think now …

2019-08-01: I’ve been running the Shimano Ultegra R8000 group for well over a year and only now discovered …

2019-07-31: I found a couple of old pins while looking for something in the cellar yesterday and now I can’t …

2019-07-30: Looking at reviews for small pumps with a pressure gauge, not one of the articles had good info on …

2019-07-30: Just saw the announcement for the KUVRD camera strap show up on mirrorless rumors and I can‘t help …

2019-07-30: I love Bijou so much. She’s the most chill dog I’ve ever met. Today’s example: We shortened her …

2019-07-28: I’m very happy about the rain we had over the last two days and the fact that it cooled down to …

2019-07-27: Muahahaha, I’m all caught up on Questionable Content. Didn’t have the time or …

2019-07-25: Wer mich am Freitagabend um 18:30 Uhr sucht, findet mich auf dem Viehmarktplatz in Trier. …

2019-07-24: Habe mir gerade eine große Flasche Sencha Schlaflos-Eistee mit Orangensaft, gepresster Zitrone, und …

2019-07-23: Powerful song, I enjoy it every time it comes up: Body Count — Black Hoodie

2019-07-23: Nice! My second pair of @BedrockSandals Cairn just arrived. They’ll join my already well-worn …

2019-07-23: We have a houseguest at the moment: my parents’ dog Lacey. Seen here wearing the new harness we …

2019-07-21: This was a successful weekend: * Binged Stranger Things 3 * Went for long walks with the dogs * …

2019-07-21: So, I’ve been posting my favourite photos on my site on a monthly basis and while I’m still only at …

2019-07-19: Ugh. Just made the mistake to read the comments under a post about a recent change to 1Password on a …

2019-07-19: Hinweis: Aldi Süd verkauft unter deren Eigenmarke „Grandessa“ diverse Eissorten im 500 ml-Becher, …

2019-07-19: It’s baaack! How much I’ve missed this camera.

2019-07-17: I absolutely adore Apple’s Butterfly keyboard switches. To me they offer the best typing experience …

2019-07-16: Good end to a work day: Sitting on the couch on my balcony, my dog curled up next to me, a glass of …

2019-07-15: On the one hand I applaud Deezer for offering up such diverse music in “Flow” …

2019-07-15: So that ride yesterday was something. My legs are still completely empty. Walked the dogs this …

2019-07-15: Essentially a whisky run This ride turned out harder than expected but it was still fun for a number of reasons: 1. My …

2019-07-12: A quick recommendation for people interested in gravel cycling. Katherine Moore works for the Global …

2019-07-12: Lunch break at the former Landesgartenschaugelände in Trier.

2019-07-11: Trier is currently experiencing the first instance of consistent rain in weeks. I’m very happy about …

2019-07-06: Got stung by a bee about 10 km into today’s ride. Poor thing flew into my right shorts leg, panicked …

2019-07-05: I hate my brain sometimes. Looked at a bag on a site just now, thought I should read up on it a bit, …

2019-07-05: My friend Julie is an avid cyclist and she names her bikes. I thought it was time to do the same and …

2019-07-04: With the Stickermule marketplace defunct, does anyone know of a source for high quality sticker from …

2019-07-04: Bicycle vanity (or: the 90s want their anodised parts back) I think my gravel bike is finally complete. I had a perfectly good stem and stem cap on the bike …

2019-07-02: Lunch (bottom to top): Toast, mayonnaise, tomato slices, avocado cream, halloumi cheese, fried egg, …

2019-07-02: Wieder eine sehr gute Folge „Der Tag“. Ich teile Josef Bramls Einschätzungen zum modus operandi der …

2019-06-30: I love this furry monster so much. She’s a total pillow dog and loves having something soft to rest …

2019-06-29: First proper outing with the gravel bike in a couple of weeks. Not an easy ride with temperatures …

2019-06-28: I really cannot say enough good things about the Campfire Andromeda earphones. So well made, such an …

2019-06-27: This week’s “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” segment was absolutely delightful. youtu.be/7oWSZ2goY…

2019-06-26: Just made the realisation that Shimano Ultegra R8000 shifting performance > SRAM NX Eagle …

2019-06-26: The left pedal’s spindle showed more wear than the right one and didn’t have enough grease in the …

2019-06-26: About to disassemble, clean, lubricate, and reassemble this used pair of HT D1 pedals I bought as a …

2019-06-25: Any idea if there’s a way to use an iPad as the display for a Raspberry Pi 4 with a wired connection …

2019-06-25: Just thought fondly of my old Compaq iPaq H3670 PDA with its transflective display that was easily …

2019-06-23: Went to watch „X-Men: Dark Phoenix“ yesterday evening. Overall good movie, quite enjoyable, with …

2019-06-22: Had to send in my Fujifilm X-Pro2. I noticed during the vacation in Norway that the eye relief which …

2019-06-21: I absolutely love the Butterfly keyboard switches Apple has put into the MacBook Pros and the iPad …

2019-06-18: After having getting used to modern Shimano shifting setups again over the past year or so, I can …

2019-06-18: Ugh. 😕 The new/used saddle I ordered for the bike re-build project is overdue and it keeps me from …

2019-06-16: So it looks like the U.S. has started exporting the “dude bro” to Germany. I just spotted two jacked …

2019-06-14: I’m still sitting at work but Deezer certainly thinks that I’m partying. The mix …

2019-06-12: Well this is just peachy. I just found out that the latest iOS update seems to have completely …

2019-06-12: Curse you, Microsoft, for making it damn near impossible to type an em/en dash or an ellipsis in …

2019-06-11: Just a quick recommendation for anyone who likes standup comedy: Emmy Blotnick’s “Party Nights” …

2019-06-09: The commuter/shopping/dog-trailer-pulling bike project is taking shape. I’m just really anxious that …

2019-06-08: While culling and editing pictures from my most recent vacation, I realised again how much I’ve …

2019-06-04: Media embed test post This is a new post to test how embedded content looks on the page. This is a h2 header Well, …

2019-06-03: This week’s WWDC is going to be a make-or-break situation for me. It’s going to determine whether I …

2019-06-03: After apparently no one was interested in the frame set of my Canyon CX bike, I took it off the …

2019-05-28: One of the worst things about trying to find an accommodation on Booking.com is their awful practice …

2019-05-25: Hör auf Dich anzustellen, Du bist ein KANN-inchen und kein KANN-NICHT-chen.

2019-05-18: Der Begriff „Apothekenpreise“ sollte durch „Tankstellenpreise“ abgelöst werden. Ich wollte gestern …

2019-05-16: 🎵Eine Zugfahrt die ist lustig, eine Zugfahrt die ist schön.🎵 Kaum zu fassen, aber der ICE von …

2019-05-15: I find it so disappointing that there doesn‘t seem to be a) Google Earth Pro for iOS and b) no other …

2019-05-14: Does anyone know of a USB-C hub that has 2+ USB-C ports and supports charging? I don‘t need USB-A …

2019-05-12: Also das WLAN im Zug ist zwar da aber die Verbindung zum Internet nicht. Selbst meine mobile …

2019-05-12: Ich sitze im ICE 925 von Hamburg nach Frankfurt am Main und das WLAN im Zug heißt „WIFIonICE“ und …

2019-05-09: Ok, so these DT Swiss CR1600 wheels that Canyon spec’d on my old and Inflite AL can take a lot more …

2019-05-06: Season 8, episode 4 of Game of Thrones was as heart wrenching and foreboding as I expected it to be. …

2019-05-06: Handed in my wheels a couple of days back for truing because the front wheel felt wonky after my …

2019-05-04: I need to visit England again. This is finally empty and that’s a bad state of things.

2019-05-04: When the coffee you make at home is miles better than almost anything you get outside. 😔

2019-05-02: It boggles the mind how high the stakes seem to be for this upcoming WWDC. My own needs might be …

2019-05-02: I always love when this song comes up in shuffle: No Diggity — Blackstreet, Dr. Dre & Queen Pen

2019-05-01: Late afternoon vibes. I love it when the light is so harsh sometimes. 📷

2019-04-30: Bijou has already accepted the new couch on the loggia (sound on). 🐕

2019-04-30: It’s been almost a day since I saw the latest Game of Thrones episode and I might have to rewatch …

2019-04-29: Spent the last ~ 1.25 hours watching Game of Thrones, season 8 episode 3. It was spectacular TV, …

2019-04-29: Ich möchte jeden freundlich an die Existenz dieses Liedes erinnern: song.link/i/1156098…

2019-04-29: Sports in the morning So here’s a rather disappointing thing I learned about myself recently: Attempting to do medium to …

2019-04-29: I‘m sure that others have made this connection before me but after so many movies, I just realised …

2019-04-28: Just watched “Avengers: Endgame”. Holy shit. Worthy ending to an era.

2019-04-27: Jo. Fahrradflohmarkt bei Regen. Doof.

2019-04-25: My iPhone just autocorrected my mistyping of “mal alle” to “Malala” and that somehow made me happy.

2019-04-25: What a ride. Took a wrong turn in the forest and lost a lot of energy slogging uphill on 2 km of …

2019-04-24: Ok, these look interesting specifically for the off road mapping features: …

2019-04-24: Holy shit. The guy that just blew past me on his e-bike must’ve had the limiter removed. Woah. That …

2019-04-23: Huh. This happened, too, apparently.

2019-04-23: Gotta love spring.

2019-04-22: „Schotterradeln Region Trier“ Ich habe eine Meetup-Gruppe gegründet, für Leute die Spaß an Gravel …

2019-04-21: Just fondly remembered the episode of Star Trek: Voyager where Species 8472 built a Starfleet …

2019-04-19: Oh great! One of the email addresses I use for communication with the tax office and other public …

2019-04-18: I really hope the purported separation of iTunes into Music, Podcast, TV, ??? apps is going to …

2019-04-18: The reports of the quickly breaking Samsung Galaxy Fold screens show that having fewer moving parts …

2019-04-17: Ah, the wonders of push notifications: I just received one telling me I had entered and left a …

2019-04-17: I miss 4:3 ratio displays in laptops so much. On any laptop that is primarily used for productivity …

2019-04-15: “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” is my favourite segment on Late Night with Seth Meyers and last week’s …

2019-04-14: Dat face.

2019-04-13: I might rant sometimes about how the iPhone doesn’t give me as much creative freedom as my cameras …

2019-04-13: Wo, außer auf Sky, kann ich ab Montag eigentlich die letzte Staffel von Game of Thrones schauen?

2019-04-13: I made an interesting discovery during my most recent gravel ride: I kept pulling/tensing up my …

2019-04-11: These views never get old. I took my new bike for its first proper gravel ride yesterday on one of …

2019-04-11: Why hello there little bug. 📷

2019-04-10: WOO! A set of stickers designed by Daniela Schreiter (Fuchskind on Twitter, @fuchskindsfuchsbau on …

2019-04-10: Debating with myself whether I should buy Office 365. There’s a decent offer around that’ll get me a …

2019-04-09: I love this face. Sometimes when driving somewhere, I take Bijou into the passenger seat footwell …

2019-04-08: Yellow, green, blue, black. Walked past this on a recent hike, did an almost comical double-take and …

2019-04-07: Watching “Serial (Bad) Weddings” and I’m dying laughing. Or maybe it’s the insane amount of …

2019-04-07: The new bike is finally finished and I’m so happy. The geometry is great, the ride feel even better. …

2019-04-05: Finishing the cherry blossom trifecta with proof that my dog loves me because she tolerated me …

2019-04-04: More cherry blossom prettiness from yesterday.

2019-04-03: I keep my Apple Photos.app library very clean. Same as my SmugMug account, I treat it not like a …

2019-04-03: Almost done with a bottle of Glenfiddich Solera 15. I wasn’t impressed with it. It’s a solid whisky …

2019-04-03: Whenever I post on Instagram and see the likes and (temporary) follows coming in, I’m reminded how …

2019-04-03: After seeing @jen_we‘s post yesterday and a weather report forecasting heavy rain and winds, I took …

2019-04-03: The last part I needed to finish this bike rebuild has just arrived. Now I just need to clean the …

2019-04-03: I’m sitting here, getting some serious side eye from my dog because I haven’t yet shared a piece of …

2019-04-02: That feeling of disappointment realising that yes, swapping the 46 for a 50-tooth chainring would be …

2019-04-01: Shimano recommends bedding in new brakes/brake pads as braking efficacy is reduce in the beginning. …

2019-04-01: First proper outing with the new(-ish) bike yesterday. It was a good day to ride and I also used the …

2019-04-01: Started listening to Tiamat’s Wrath yesterday evening. It’s the eighth book of the Expanse and after …

2019-03-30: In my opinion, if you don’t consume Aditi Mittal’s comedy, you’re missing out.

2019-03-28: There really, really, really needs to be a way to side-load media into the iOS music app. It’s …

2019-03-28: Today’s example of German expressions that don’t translate well literally into English: German: “Das …

2019-03-27: I wonder if companies producing microphones have seen any uptick in sales thanks to ASMR youtubers.

2019-03-22: What the actual heck happened on this week‘s episode of Star Trek: Discovery. 😱🤯🤭

2019-03-21: After yesterday’s autumn-y picture, here’s one from late December. 📷

2019-03-19: It’s going to be spring soon, so here are some autumn colours. 📷

2019-03-18: In a clear sign of how much I forgot about building bicycles, I tried to fit my Rotor crankset, …

2019-03-18: I’m still on Instagram and while I try to ignore likes and follows as much as possible, it still …

2019-03-17: Bottom bracket fitted, brakes filled and bled. What remains is installing the crank and chain and …

2019-03-16: Just listened to #TeeVee episode 543 about Star Trek: Discovery S02E09 and when @jsnell said “Let …

2019-03-16: Just had the bottom bracket fitted, the brake lines attached, and the new brakes properly filled and …

2019-03-16: I made some mango-banana-orange smoothies just now and after filling two glasses I had some left. …

2019-03-15: I’m really looking forward to riding my first bicycle with thru axles soon. Everything about the fit …

2019-03-15: Current state of the frame swap/bike rebuild. Next steps: 1) take possession of matching red bottom …

2019-03-15: The weather is drowsy over here and I kinda want to go back to Labadee with my wonderful colleagues. …

2019-03-12: Does anyone know of a good resource to learn about iOS Shortcuts? I’m trying to figure out how to …

2019-03-12: Sunsets at sea never get old for me. Maybe it’s because I only get the chance to see them once or …

2019-03-11: „Soon.“ This beautiful frame is going to be fitted with most of the components from my current bike …

2019-03-09: Paws post run, March ‘19 edition. 📷🏃🏻‍♂️🐕

2019-03-08: Reading this kind of thing just makes me sad. It’s not new information to me and I hope that …

2019-03-04: I’m really happy that thanks to the discussions I had here and in real life based on inspiring …

2019-03-01: I’m working a bit later into Friday night and one of our company Slack channels has yet again turned …

2019-03-01: I recon I can make at least one Pomeranian daily with the amount of fur Bijou is shedding right now.

2019-02-25: Ich habe eben das erste Mal seit vielen Jahren wieder eine Blaue Holzbiene gesehen und es macht mich …

2019-02-24: I spent a good portion of Sunday on the couch with Bijou sleeping next to me or on me, the sun …

2019-02-24: An impression from yesterday’s super relaxed 51 km bike ride. This bike path is called the …

2019-02-22: Did anyone else watch S02E06 of Star Trek: Discovery and when the Ba’ul is revealed, go “Wait, is …

2019-02-22: Tiredness level: matcha masala chai

2019-02-21: This day is going to require at least two more mugs of coffee before I can take it seriously.

2019-02-19: I’m as cautious about storing data on other people’s computers as anyone but when I hear categorical …

2019-02-17: I sincerely hope there will be no sexual misconduct/assault revelations about John Goodman because I …

2019-02-17: Somehow, after all these years, it’s still astounding to me to see Samsung copy Apple’s designs so …

2019-02-16: Mir ist eben ein ganz toller Name für eine Hündin eingefallen: Gwendolyn Wedelhund

2019-02-14: Hey @Aleen if you’re still in need of cute animal pictures, this is for you.

2019-02-14: Donnerstag, 14.02.2019, 09:48 Uhr Aussicht vom Trierer Knutschpunkt über die Trierer Innenstadt. …

2019-02-13: For the record: Bijou, my dog, hates going running with me and it’s not that she can’t or won’t run. …

2019-02-11: Ich buche nach Jahren mal wieder eine lange Fahrt mit der Deutschen Bahn und stelle direkt wieder …

2019-02-09: While consolidating data on a new HDD, I noticed something about my photo backups: the folder for …

2019-02-08: I enjoyed S02E04 of Star Trek: Discovery so much. It felt like every geeky, science-y episode of TNG …

2019-02-07: One thing I realised having had to work from an iPad for the past few days, is how much more I enjoy …

2019-02-06: I can’t say enough good things about Carrot Weather. The personality is one thing but the …

2019-02-02: I hate jetlag so much. My mind is already back and thirsting for action but my body is of the …

2019-02-01: Seriously MIA, Do you have to test your “exciting new boarding process” using facial recognition …

2019-01-29: I can’t say enough good things about the Fujifilm XF90mmF2 R LM WR. It focuses quickly and is …

2019-01-27: I don’t know, I feel like steppers that simulate real stairs are redundant on a cruise ship with 13 …

2019-01-24: Holy wow, there are about to be a lot of families with small children on this flight. Good luck, …

2019-01-24: MUC ✈️ MIA Second leg of the trip, here I come.

2019-01-21: Now I want a “3 Worf Blood Moon” t-shirt, dammit.

2019-01-19: Having amazingly tasty wraps with chickpeas, vegetables, and a sauce based on tahini. Anyone curious …

2019-01-19: People, if you’re not listening to thebuglepodcast.com you’re missing out.

2019-01-19: One of my takeaways from Star Trek Discovery S02E01 is: Don’t mansplain to the test pilot of the …

2019-01-19: Oh my! I totally missed that the second season of Star Trek Discovery has started to air. Thankfully …

2019-01-14: Made these pancakes for breakfast and WOW they were delicious. The recipe will be permanently added …

2018-12-21: “Hike me.”, is what this beautifully lit forest path says to me. I went by there recently, walking a …

2018-12-20: When your shadow under a street lamp reveals you as Darth Vader.

2018-12-15: I will forever love Michael Shannon for the dramatic reading of the sorority letter.

2018-12-10: I won a @wildernesstrailbikes contest earlier this year and one of the prizes was a pair of …

2018-12-09: Just finished “Lethal White” by Robert Galbraith, a.k.a. JK Rowling. Very good book and quite a bit …

2018-12-07: Well, that settles it then. The Campfire Audio Andromeda are a worthy successor to my broken Westone …

2018-12-07: A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to shoot a couple of pictures while a beekeeping friend took …

2018-12-06: She looks so much like an overgrown bunny sometimes and it’s incredibly cute when all feet are right …

2018-12-06: Signs of an incredibly fun afternoon clear-my-head ride. It was very muddy, the ground quite loose …

2018-12-04: Tiredness level: I have a hankering for a breakfast burrito.

2018-12-03: So glad I didn’t throw away my 15” Incase Nylon laptop bag when I moved to 13” …

2018-12-01: Starting to fall in love with the Campfire Audio Andromeda. The bass is so well controlled and …

2018-11-30: I just love hiking in autumn. The colours, the way the light falls through the trees and their …

2018-11-27: Not that I don’t like the sound quality AirPods are capable of in quiet places but I’m …

2018-11-24: For reasons I don’t quite understand, I’ve just been wondering where Elsa would fall on the X-Men …

2018-11-23: Taking a nap: 👍🏻 Taking a nap next to the dog: 🐶🥰 Taking a coffee nap next to the dog: 🤘🏻🐶❤️

2018-11-19: Beautiful but exhausting ride on Friday. I expected the last of the four climbs to do me in but it …

2018-11-11: Made banana bread for the first time today. In a cake form but whatever. Turned out great.

2018-11-10: This gal crumpled the blanket so she could comfortably rest her head and took the time to hide her …

2018-11-10: Similar route as a few days ago but with even more gravel-y goodness. Wasn’t any easier, though. …

2018-11-09: Yesterday’s ride was also a “new kit day” ride. I had installed the @wolf_tooth_comp RoadLink DM to …

2018-11-08: Monday’s ride. It was really beautiful and I was very glad I found this route online because the …

2018-11-07: #earscritchesblep and #iisstandingonyourfeets

2018-10-27: Season 4 episode 20 of Clone Wars: Asajj Ventress’s reaction unwanted and violent advances in the …

2018-10-26: Watching the second third of season four of Clone Wars and I’m seeing some of the genius that made …

2018-10-26: Listening to „The Cuckoo’s Calling” and making curry. sigh This is nice.

2018-10-26: An impression from last Saturday’s hike. Mist in the air and harsh morning light can make for an …

2018-10-25: Autumn is here and I’m enjoying it.

2018-10-18: Went for my first longer ride after the holiday and the cold and it felt great to be on the bike …

2018-10-17: It’s a third mug of coffee kind of day. Hoo boy.

2018-10-08: Cold level: homemade chicken soup (but improving).

2018-09-29: I might not like James Dyson very much (because of his stance on Brexit, mostly) but I admire how …

2018-09-28: Small change that will hopefully make a big difference in riding. I replaced the 100 mm stem—that I …

2018-09-28: This is consistently one of my favourite segments on Late Night with Seth Meyers.

2018-09-27: ERMAHGERD, shut up and take my money, Zeiss I’m curious about the details but what is known …

2018-09-25: At this point I’m certain that Mika (our smaller dog) is running some sort of cat software on …

2018-09-25: Now that I’m back from my holiday in Scotland, I’m looking forward to cycling more than before …

2018-09-22: She’s cute and she damn well knows it.

2018-09-22: We’re staying in the “MPW” room in the Duke William and in my mind that’s an abbreviation for “Moste …

2018-09-21: About to have dinner at the Duke William in Ickham. Getting excited about the food because the …

2018-09-21: I bet that in a drunken state one might confuse the main entrance of St. John’s College in Cambridge …

2018-09-20: Decided to go for a hike in the Lake District starting from Grasmere. There are SO MANY PEOPLE HERE. …

2018-09-20: Left Scotland today and arrived in the Lake District in northwest England. We’re set up in a …

2018-09-19: Arrived in Stirling. It’s windy as fuuuuuuuck.

2018-09-18: We visited Shin Falls today and I saw salmon swimming upstream, up waterfalls live for he first time …

2018-09-17: Last morning in the highlands. We start to head south again. It’s been an amazing experience.

2018-09-17: Scotland trip, day 4/21. Spent a good couple of hours enjoying the Three-Loch-Forest walk, had …

2018-09-12: Scotland trip, day 3/21. Rosslyn Chapel is impressive and one could probably spend days there …

2018-09-09: We’re in a part of Scotland right now that looks exactly like my home region in Germany, the Eifel, …

2018-09-09: Traveling is taking a lot out of our dogs and they’re using every opportunity to sleep. Entering the …

2018-09-06: Scotland trip, day 2/21. Visited the Hadrian’s Wall, the waterfall at Grey Mare’s Tail (yes, it was …

2018-09-05: Scotland trip, day 1/21. Took the ferry from Amsterdam to Newcastle Upon Tyne and I liked that the …

2018-09-01: Done and done. (I really like these playful little speciality badges, even if many of the events are …

2018-09-01: Travel preparations in full swing. So excited about the upcoming trip to Scotland.

2018-08-29: It baffles me how wrong the Instagram ad algorithms continue to be, even after I trained them and …

2018-08-29: I really enjoy the structures and patterns nature produces.

2018-08-28: One reason why Firefox > Chrome: There’s a keyboard shortcut to reopen a tab I just closed.

2018-08-28: I’m still kind of worried about the fact that my 44 km/1,100 m ascent gravel ride on Sunday …

2018-08-28: When you’re trying to capture a beautiful forest scene with water, shadows and light but your dog …

2018-08-27: Yesterday’s ride. The weather was perfect but I didn’t choose a good route. It was full of sections …

2018-08-25: Going to jump on the bike again tomorrow for a longer ride. It’s been a while and I’m looking …

2018-08-25: I need to stop typing English when my German iOS keyboard is active. It keeps changing words that I …

2018-08-25: Just saw this picture on Twitter and it made me laugh madly.

2018-08-25: Came across this beautiful wasps’ nest towards the end of last week’s hike. It was having on the …

2018-08-24: A dog and her shadow. — — — (Note: the only reason she stood still enough for me to properly compose …

2018-08-22: Hoo-boy, I need a BFMOC (big fucking mug of coffee), badly.

2018-08-22: Huh, that Nikon mirrorless isn’t as ugly as I thought it would be. I hope Nikon didn’t …

2018-08-21: The really juicy part about the new Zeiss/Sony camera rumour is that is might have a lens with ALON …

2018-08-21: This rumour/teaser of a new Sony/Zeiss compact camera has me excited. I’m shooting with a …

2018-08-21: Just disabled cross-posting from mastodon again. I don’t like how media is handled (or rather not …

2018-08-21: Light, shadow, moss, water. We were treated to amazing weather on Saturday and the hiking route my …

2018-08-20: This was the picture, @macgenie

2018-08-16: Foxglove and a bumblebee butt.

2018-08-16: Just a quick 3 km run in the sun to give the dogs some exercise and I feel like I’m melting.

2018-08-15: I love living in this city. #trier

2018-08-13: Nope, looks like my IEMs are broken. 7 years, that’s how long they lasted and the right earpiece …

2018-08-13: Shit. Crap. Argh. Either my Westone UM3X RC are finally starting to go, or the replacement cable is …

2018-08-13: Starting into the work week like … omnomnomnom

2018-08-13: Mondo del Caffè has completely spoilt me for pretty much any other coffee shop or coffee roaster. …

2018-08-10: Walked into my favourite restaurant/work space, sat down in my usual spot, head waiter acknowledged …

2018-08-10: Oh no! I just realised what I forgot to eat while in Toronto: poutine.

2018-08-09: I’m so grateful for this dog. We adopted her from our local shelter about three years ago and …

2018-08-05: One feature I really want to see in iOS, is the ability replace the default camera app with …

2018-08-05: I like Pu‘er tea a lot but I find it disconcerting that the scents wafting over from a horse ranch …

2018-08-03: Coffee at home is still the best. I keep ending up disappointed trying to find coffee in cafés and …

2018-08-03: Summer morning walk after a night of rain. It was so nice to see the thermometer below 26°C at 0800 …

2018-08-02: Toronto work trip food roundup. One of the things I love about metropolitan cities is the sheer …

2018-08-02: I like that if you look closely enough, you can find really good factual information on YouTube that …

2018-07-31: I’ve been working for a Canadian company from Toronto for almost five years now and I deal …

2018-07-29: A seagull on a street lamp and the CN Tower.

2018-07-28: Went out for some really good dumplings and buns with friends before my flight back to Germany. I …

2018-07-23: Oh hi jetlag. Fancy seeing you here.

2018-07-22: Hey Toronto, it’s been a while. Good to see you again. ☺️

2018-07-22: Given how full this flight is, I consider having found room in the overhead bin above my seat a win. …

2018-07-22: They’re still working on the engine and aren’t sure if the new departure time will be made. Already …

2018-07-22: Having your flight delayed because of engine problems sucks. I know. It’s happening to me, …

2018-07-22: About to board FRA 🛫 🛬 YYZ.

2018-07-21: Off to Toronto tomorrow for a work week. Only bringing one lens with me, the XF23mmF1.4 R. Should be …

2018-07-20: Just became a paying subscriber to micro.blog. Feels good.

2018-07-15: Sunday ride. It was hot, the first half was much harder than expected, and I had a flat. That beer …

2018-07-15: Great! Barely 7 km into my bike ride this morning and I have a flat front tyre because some idiot …

2018-07-15: In regards to the broken but repairable Senseo coffee machine; it still sucks not being able to …

2018-07-14: One of the advantages of Philips Senseo machines being so prevalent for the past 15 years, is the …

2018-07-13: Trying to buy new hiking shoes and it’s a pain. I don’t even have crooked feet or anything (lucky …

2018-07-12: Just pre-ordered Robert Galbraith’s latest instalment in the Cormoran Strike series, …

2018-07-11: Ok, here’s me trying this micro.blog thing in earnest.

2018-07-10: This forest trail is just asking to be ridden. Can’t wait to jump on my bike again. * I’ve been …

2018-07-07: From a few weeks ago. I had taken my macro extension tube with me for the first time in ages.

2018-07-05: Church doors.

2018-07-02: I continue to enjoy the images the iPhone 7’s sensor is capable of capturing in a) the right …

2018-06-30: That was exhausting. Went for a long ride in my childhood/youth stomping grounds in #Mainz and the …

2018-06-19: Bijou, in my girlfriend’s jean jacket, looking at the sunset. She lost so much fur this season and …

2018-06-18: I wrote a small article about my favourite lens, the utterly boring XF23mmF1.4 R on my site: …

2018-06-17: Pictures from yesterday’s sunset.

2018-06-15: Water droplets on Mika’s snout. (iPhone cameras work so well for close-ups.)

2018-06-14: Lucky shot of a small flower illuminated by a ray of light.

2018-06-03: #weltfahrradtag #worldbicycleday Couldn’t let this one pass without going for a ride. Came home …

2018-05-30: Sunworshipper.