1,001 Back to School Nights

In the next couple of weeks, millions of parents around the world will walk into their children’s classrooms for Back to School Night, sit in their kids’ seats, and open the desks that their children cleaned earlier that day. What … Continue reading

Budapest’s First Rubber Duckie Race!

Remember that old song that Ernie sang on Sesame Street called “Rubbie Duckie”? Believe it or not, back in the early 70s, it sold over a million copies! Well, I wonder if I can find it in Hungarian. Next week, … Continue reading


Europeanness. I like the word. The dictionary defines it as the quality or characteristic of being European, but I don’t think that captures the meaning at all. Europeanness is one of those words like love and beauty and home that can … Continue reading