Christmas Gift Guides

After sharing some tried and tested tips on Christmas shopping with you earlier this week, it’s now finally time for the fun part: getting more gift-giving inspiration. I probably spend way too much time online browsing through Christmas gift guides – I would highly recommend the 12 (!) gift guides over on What Olivia Did –…

Christmas Shopping: The Basics

Some people absolutely hate it, and other people absolutely love it. I’m writing about the ultimate basics of Christmas shopping today, with just a couple of tried and tested tips to get you started.  1. Who are you buying for? Before you do anything related to buying Christmas presents, make a list of who you’re…

My Christmas Playlist

Pfft… 24 articles in a month, that’s a lot, eh? It definitely requires some serious planning and a lot of time writing, but this blog wouldn’t be called Almost Famous Writer if it wasn’t rooted in a deep love for writing. And besides snacks, I always find music to be the best motivational help when writing. …

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…

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…

What To Pack For // Christmas Market in Saarbrücken

Only a few days until the end of the semester and I can’t wait. This week-end, I am traveling with my high-school friends Anouk and Friederike to Saarbrücken, Germany, where we are visiting Lisa! While we are in Saarbrücken, we will be visiting the (in)famous Christmas Market! I have never really been to one, but…