“M Train” (2015) – Patti Smith // Book Review

Patti Smith is much more than just the author of this beautiful book, “M-Train”. Before anything else, she is an icon. Smith is a musical artist, combining dark and abstract poetry with punk, rock and folk – resulting in the classic album “Horses”, which was released in 1975. In 2012, Smith published her first memoir,…

“The Danish Girl” (2015) // Film Review

Ever since the Oscar nominations were made public, one question circled around the internet: will Eddie Redmayne win an Academy Award for Best Actor twice in a row? Last year, he won the prestigious golden statue for his portrayal of scientist Stephen Hawkins, a phenomenal performance for which Redmayne deservedly won the Oscar. With his…

“Brooklyn” (2015) // Film Review

Last week the Oscar nominations were made public and the Internet had a LOT to say about them. First of all, will Leonardo DiCaprio finally win his Oscar? And secondly, why are nearly all nominees white? A lot has been said, even more has been wondered, but the real question is: who will win those…

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (2015) // Film Review

The internet literally broke when “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was released a couple of weeks ago. Fans who had to wait 32 years (!) for a new Star Wars film went crazy, while others reacted to actress Carrie Fisher’s confession that she was asked to lose 30 pounds before returning as princess Leia. Before…

Winter in Bruges // Photo Diary

To celebrate our one year anniversary, Boyfriend and I went on a city trip to Bruges, Belgium. We picked this little town because it’s supposed to look magical during Winter time, with Christmas lights twinkling everywhere. With its canals and bridges and old houses, Bruges is like the Venice of Belgium. Join me as I…

Bye Bye 2015! // A Throwback Thursday

One of the best parts of having a blog is that at the end of the year, you can look back at all of your previous posts and travel back in time. On this Thursday, the last day of the year 2015, I’m having a little Throwback Thursday. Join me as I look back on…

Best of 2015 // Films

I confess: I’ve been incredibly sloppy when it comes down to watching films in 2015. There are so many amazing films that have been released and thereby, a lot of films I really, really wanted to see, but simply haven’t. I haven’t seen “The Danish Girl” yet, with a phenomenal performance by Eddie Redmayne and…

Best of 2015 // Music

As 2015 is slowly but steadily coming to an end, it’s time to look back upon a year full of album releases. Some were very highly anticipated by yours truly, such as Editors’ “IN DREAM”, while others were a complete surprise, like The Weeknd’s “Beauty Behind The Madness”. Scroll down to find out my favorite…

What To Wear // Christmas & New Year’s Eve 2015

Christmas is almost upon us! This year I have three different Christmas celebrations, with a Christmas Eve BBQ at my godfather’s place, a Christmas dinner at my grandparents’ house the next day and another Christmas dinner the following day with Boyfriend’s family. Whether you are going to a Christmas party with your friends or a…

Christmas Market in Saarbrücken // Photo Diary

Last week-end, I travelled to Saarbrücken, Germany, with my friends Anouk and Friederike, to visit Lisa. While we were there, we visited the Christmas market of Saarbrücken, with all its delicious food (Flammkuchen! Currywürst! Pretzel! Crêpes!), its traditional drinks (Beer! Glühwein!) and its twinkling lights. Join me as I look back on an amazing week-end…