Nem means No

I have another Hungarian word for y'all today because I literally cannot think of anything else for today's letter.  This is one of the first two words I ever learned in this language - nem. It's pronounced just as it's spelled, which makes it easy.  Unfortunately this isn't the case for the rest of the … Continue reading Nem means No



Macska (much-ka) is a very common word in our house now, at least since October last year.  When we were trying to figure out a name for our black kitten, little Miss Luna (whom we thought was a boy at the time) we almost considered just naming her Macska, because it's Hungarian for 'cat'.  I … Continue reading Macska


If you could have one superpower, what would it be? Invisibility.  Always invisibility. Why?  Well, there are times that I'd like to be able to move around undetected (though I usually do anyway because I'm a ninja).  Not for anything illegal, mind you, but to avoid certain circumstances or to not be bothered if I'm … Continue reading Invisibility


Boy, do I have a lot of cousins. I'm just talking about on my mom's side of the family.  I've only ever met three of my cousins from my dad's side.  To be fair, most of my mom's family still lives in our hometown and she had more siblings than my dad.  Thus, more cousins. … Continue reading Cousins