Karlota

๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ from Philippines ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช made Germany a second home ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ a wife of 1, a mama of 2 โŒจ๏ธ environmental compliance projects ๐ŸŽป trying to learn violin

PFA forever

The cliche “nothing lasts forever” is not completely accurate. Or at least they have not thought of PFAs yet. PFA is known as forever chemical. So stable that it is resistant to degradation and persists in the environment. NOTE: PFAs are even detected in human blood serum, source: US EPA But you probably do not…

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Death Call

If someone dies in your neighborhood, who you gonna call? My mom. ๐Ÿซก Already retired and receiving pension, but she freelance and sells death insurance or Sterbegeldversicherung as we call it in Germany. With our insurance company HanseMerkur, they offer funeral insurance also for a minimum of 8 euro per month (500 pesos). Much much…

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School is Cool

Every child is accounted for in Germany so nobody gets left behind.  This means that school is mandatory and must be registered in a school by the time they reached the age of 6. To prove this, I received a letter from the state telling me that they have not received any record of my…

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Data Gathering

Electric bill went double so Mann is now seriously thinking about solar panel. When I am all alone and only the heater and my computer is running  then only about 250 watts are used which can be easily covered by the solar panel that is giving off 600 Watts. Battery is expensive so we cannot…

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