“Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm; for love is as strong as death, its jealousy unyielding as the grave. It burns like blazing fire, like a mighty flame.” -Song of Solomon 8:6 Ten years. One third of our lives. And we spent… 

St. Stephen’s Day: Officer’s Oath

Today, on the 20th of August, Hungary celebrates the day of St. Stephen and the foundation of the Hungarian state. According to Hungarian tradition Pope Silvester II, with the consent of Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor, sent a magnificent jeweled gold crown to Stephen along with an apostolic cross and… 


Today we were baking palacsinta (pancake) for lunch. When doing so, I remembered my friend’s request of sending her some. Although I’m not able to do that since there’s a small pond and several thousand miles between us, I took some picture to threat you. Cari, these are for you!

My Day, Part Deux

Today I wanted to post some pictures of my day, but was kind of unsure if I can do that. So here’s one that I feel good about:


More than a week ago there were a rainstorm here in Budapest. The rain was finally cooling down the air, and it felt so good, that I went out to the balcony to get some sips of the fresh air. Although I tried, I couldn’t get a picture of a…