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1,759 posts, 13:14 hrs
So she was well enough to get dressed and go for a walk then 10 minutes later she choked to death. Hmm. Doesn't sound like a typical case. 🤔 I'm wondering if she should be in the 'with' category…
2 posts, 12:59 hrs
I have been married to German for two and half year and living here in Germany for exactly 2 years. I came here on marriage Visa and i have a 3 years permit. Me and my wife decided to separate…
41 posts, 12:17 hrs
A word of advice. Make sure that your accountant/tax advisor gives you your tax forms BEFORE they submit them to Finanzamt. Read them thoroughly and make sure that you understand them completely…
6 posts, 11:20 hrs
I read that yesterday. As far as I'm concerned I complied so I'm out. Looking at England today this pandemic is almost over. It's nice to have guidelines like this but for purple who've had J&J…
332 posts, 21:42 yesterday
Did you notice who the best protected are,you probably skipped over it. The best protected are those who have been infected and then vaccinated. Natural Immunity: What to Know (webmd.com)…
4,667 posts, 19:30 yesterday
I grilled myself a piece of salmon accompanied by a tomato salad with mozz and basil. Himself is out eating with his ex-colleagues. Now I will watch whatever I want on TV.
6 posts, 18:55 yesterday
It seems there may be more to it than a private health insurance contract ( which may be about 60 years old ). There appear to be other insurances and investments etc to be dealt with. Maybe ask…
2 posts, 18:41 yesterday
Do you like talking/learning/sharing... about technology? Do you like/creating/sharing art? Then, welcome to the inaugural meeting of Creative Computer and Art! This group is about discussing,…
41 posts, 17:47 yesterday
Just because you have sole custody doesn't mean that your son can't see his dad, it just means that you set the terms and times. In the situation you describe, I would suggest applying for sole…
2,578 posts, 16:55 yesterday
Part of it is already included in the car price, usually 3000€, but depends on a few factors. The rest you need to wait 6 months and fill in a form to claim back the money. After that it's fast.
8 posts, 13:34 yesterday
Only sign up if you can supply proof you are fully vaccinated ( die 2G Regel) OR recovered from Corona 1. ex-essex (Paul) 2. LisaJK 3. Cragrat 4. alala (Anna) 5. HarveyP 6. Lilliluna…
49 posts, 11:47 yesterday
I would suggest that the % of people in Germany riding illegal e-Bikes from China is less than 0.1%. There are however quite a high number of "more active cyclists" who have chipped their e-Bikes…
2 posts, 09:48 yesterday
You were talking at cross purposes: the fact that your employer asked you that means that they think that you will take up a second employment. Tell them that your side activity will be freelance…
10 posts, 18 January
Sehr geerhte Damen und Herren,  Ich bitte Sie die Zusendung von Werbungsbriefe zu unterlassen.  MfG lux7 If you want more formal legalese, use this example: smarticular.net/werbepos...
13 posts, 18 January
Hello, I am more or less in same situation. I've got an employment offer from my home country. Right now I have 16b ABS.1 type resident permit in Germany. I'm doing my PhD in Germany at a…
155 posts, 18 January
I am so tempted to change the topic from: "After work meet up for those who think for their selfs!" To: After work meet up for those who ONLY think for themselves and NOT others!!!
8 posts, 17 January
Edited topic to Cable / DSL because in fact I've 6*** series Cable (not DSL). Thanks vivanco. In summary and thanks guys : - New or Switching customers keep an eye out for free router - should…
3 posts, 17 January
I had serious problems in my job at the end of last year, and my Doctor offered to write a letter to the Arbeitsamt for me so that I could claim benefits from day one. Have a chat with your GP.
2 posts, 17 January
Some doogy schools or HuTas (Hundetagesstätte, doggy day care) offer social walks where you can meet a lot of people and their dogs and find some who are compatible with yours. There are also…
13 posts, 17 January
Absolutely nothing. You learn another language. Well, it's funny you should mention that! I work in a kindergarten kitchen. But I don't live in the kitchen as I'm all over the three floors and…
345 posts, 17 January
Never tried these folks myself, but they come highly recommended by other Brits: Our Story – Geordie's Great British Bacon The bit that made me laugh is that in their story they mention the…
1 posts, 16 January
I started organizing a language café a couple of years ago for the simple reason that I am both interested in foreign languages and meeting international people and wanted to connect with like-minded…
9 posts, 16 January
resurrecting the post for some up to date info I'm guessing many people here renovated their apartments/houses in Munich and surrounding area. Can anyone recommend companies/architects who are able…
107 posts, 16 January
Mascarpone has about 40gr of fat, you can use if from a more decadent Cheesecake. It lacks on acidity in comparison to Cream Cheese but it's creamier. You can also mix Mascarpone with a 25-27gr…
24 posts, 16 January
And here, as another example of the duty to publish results, the pages for NRW: Lebensmitteltransparenz - Informationen der letzten 90 Tage (nrw.de) An example of a report on that page:…
20 posts, 15 January
The fear seems to be that the Omicron variant is so infectious, even if its effects are generically less serious or moderated by the vaccines, that too many people will not be able to work, essential…
8 posts, 15 January
Restaurant rules are 2G, so only sign up if you can supply proof you fully vaccinated OR recovered from Corona. 1. LisaJK 2. Birgit 3. ex-essex 4. Lilol 5. Cragrat 6. Arthur 7. NewChris
117 posts, 15 January
At your service Similar for the video editting software that I use. I started my personal "HowTo" document with notes & URLs for things that I used & its often turned out I've needed…
2,840 posts, 15 January
@yesterday Thaks for that but it wouldn´t reset just stayed on the Amazon logo. Amazon recommends to leave it for 30 mins as it should boot up after those 30 mins although that didn´t work. Anyway…
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