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  The Döner. One of my favorite eat-on-the-go foods in Germany. It’s cheap, filling, and oh so tasty. Not only that, I have many memories wrapped up (ha!) in Döner. Since I cut my teeth on the German version of Döner I don’t tend to like non-German Döner. But I was pleasantly surprised by the … Read more…

33 Simple Ways to Experience Other Cultures

33SimpleWaystoExpOtherCultures

33 Simple Ways to Experience Other Cultures…
1. Watch a movie in another language
2. Listen to an online radio station from a different country
3. Cook a meal using an ingredient you’ve never tried…

What Do Bread, Brot and Education Have in Common?

Why this blog? Think for a moment about the word bread. What pops into your mind? I (Cate) was a teenage exchange student in Germany when I realized that the meaning Germans attach to the word Brot was very different from the one I attached to bread. For me, bread was pre-sliced, squishy, and white. … Read more…