2018 in numbers

2018 in numbers

20 Flights 71 Hours on the plane 10 Countries 97 Days abroad 63 ECTS credits 5 Different jobs 4 Different homes Countless memories and smiles, and a few tears as well Needless to say, this year has been really productive for me in many ways. In terms of studies, I have handed out my bachelor's [...]

We are the lucky ones

We are the lucky ones

During stressful times, it's too easy to forget how good life really is, and how privileged some of us are. And if you are reading this, I believe you are one of the lucky ones. We have a home on our head, food on our table, clean clothes and we can just walk out the [...]

Le métro

Le métro

If there's one thing you learn to use (and to hate) very fast when moving to Paris, it's the famous métro. "Métro, boulot, dodo" (a French expression describing the Parisian lifestyle, that translates to "metro, work, sleep") becomes very real, and it also becomes very obvious that it is the reality of millions of other [...]

Body positivity – reality check

Body positivity – reality check

Every Instagram user has probably had some dose of body positivity posts. And everyone has their opinion on them. It's a pretty controversial topic, really. I guess it started as a countermovement to the perfect(ly photoshopped) pictures of gorgeous, skinny "beach babes" on white sandy beaches, because obviously, a big majority of us don't really [...]

The city in pink

The city in pink

I always thought the first place I'd visit in the US would be New York. I've always wanted to go there and I've heard it's a city with a soul, so I think I would like it. But life happens and it rarely goes as you plan it. This November, we boarded a plane to [...]