Networking as an introvert.

I enjoy a good ‘What it’s like to be an introvert’ article. A collection of memes from Tumblr and Twitter, a doodle on Instagram and my thumb double-tabs the screen quicker than you can say ‘Sorry, I’ve got plans already’.…

On becoming a ‘girl boss’.

Photos by Pippa O’Neill When I wake up in the middle of the night, that’s where my mind races the fastest. Put rain or a thunderstorm in and I will get my pen and paper out, grab my thoughts and…

Budgeting 101: How to save some pennies.

If there’s one thing my dad has taught me really well, it’s budgeting. I like to think that I’m pretty good with money – with the occasional exception, because I’m only human – and somehow made it possible to move…

The diary I can’t live without.

I’ve always been an organised person. Planning ahead and knowing exactly what to do on which day in the week is what I need to be productive, calm and deliver the highest quality I can. But until recently, I hadn’t…

What even is my career?

With the promise of including more career-based posts into this blog, I should probably give you an insight into what it is that I am doing. I don’t think I have ever really spoken about my job on here, mostly…

When life gives you lemons.

This is not exactly the first blog post I had in mind after my August hiatus. This wasn’t written or scheduled until a few days ago. But life gave me lemons – and quite bitter ones at that. When I…

Welcome back!

HELLO and a very warm welcome to lisakristinx 2.0! I am so excited to relaunch this blog. Over the past month, I have been working behind the scenes to create more content, be more creative and generally more structured with…

Bare with me: A blog refurbishment.

       photos by Vix Meldrew   Guys. GUYS. I am enlightened. You know sometimes, you’re so stuck with something that you can’t see clearly anymore. In German, we say “One can’t see the forest because of all the…

Stomach bugs and kitchen works: A very quick update.

  Hello, hello! Long time no speak, eh? I just wanted to quickly pop on here to say that I am still around and have not given up on the blog. Life took some little unexpected turns recently and so…