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…

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 Wear // Halloween 2015

Today is the day of watching scary films in the dark with your pillow covering your eyes (if you need some watching suggestions, “Crimson Peak” is definitely worth the sleepless nights!), of pumpkins with carved grins and smiley faces, of ghost stories being told and of countless creepy parties to take place all over the world:…

30 Days Challenge // Day 4 – Increase Your Endorphins

Endorphins – what are they and where to get them? When I think of endorphins, I think of exercising, of running twenty miles and afterwards feel absolutely exhausted but also really good (I have never actually ran twenty miles, but rumour has it, exercise is healthy for you). But as it turns out, my knowledge…

Back To School // 5 Essential Tips

For some school has already begun again, some are in the middle of their introduction week of college, some are dreading the fact that summer is almost over and some are anxious to get back to studying and settle into their familiar routine of going to classes and coming home to the family away from…