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Occupation Hausfrau
Location near BeNeLux, Germany
Interests everyday expat life, European travel, seeing how other people live, food, art, design, photography, tea-drinking, idling, English eccentrics, flea markets, gardening, indie movies and music, British TV, zakka, writing, books, crafting, yoga, Japan
Favorite Movies Amelie, Chocolat, Lost in Translation, To Catch a Thief, Rear Window, North by Northwest, Bringing Up Baby, Sabrina, Funny Face, The Jerk, Napoleon Dynamite, Office Space, Waking Ned Devine, Sixteen Candles, Green Card, A Christmas Story, Christmas in Connecticut, vintage James Bond, Say Anything, Oh Brother Where Art Thou?, Mon Oncle
Favorite Music too much to list, but currently liking Sharon Jones, Blonde Redhead, Cat Power, Foxtail Somersault, Imperial Teen, Gorillaz, Radiohead, REM, The Weakerthans, She & Him, Diana Krall, Pink Martini, Anya Marina, Alexis Munoa, Gabriella Cilmi, various jazz artists
Favorite Books I Capture the Castle, To Kill a Mockingbird, Rebecca, Lolita, A Room With a View, Anne of Green Gables, Jane Eyre, The Age of Innocence, Main Street, A Girl Named Zippy, almost anything by David Sedaris or Alexander McCall Smith or P.G. Wodehouse or P.D. James