Me online vs. my job in real life [A short comment]

The inspiration for this post came after I read a blog post by one of my most favourite people in the world, Hayley, called ‘Personality Within Professionalism’, and a commentary post by Eve Young titled ‘Should we censor ourselves?’. I…

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Have you seen this wizard?

There’s nothing that can cheer a rainy Saturday up like a good pinch of magic. If you’re in London any time between now and the 4th of February, you might want to make your way into Soho. Graphic designers Miraphora…

Out of 13 ways to success, 12 are too far.

In many aspects, I am not who I used to be. A normal development, for no one is the same person they were a year, a month, a day ago. Life shapes us like water does with rocks; the synergy…

Today, I feel okay. (Or: how being an impatient perfectionist can ruin …

This is a very impromptu blog post. I did not think this through whatsoever, and I have promised myself to not look back on this as critically as I normally do – I am just going to write as the…

My Fuck budget 2017.

Sarah Knight’s The life-changing magic of not giving a fuck has been all over the internet for a good while. I have never read it but the title sort of gives a hint as to what this is about. With…

A rather honest life update (and why it will remain quiet on …

Today is Thursday, the 10th of November. I am sat on my mum’s sofa in Germany, and I am exhausted. The last few weeks have been an emotional rollercoaster, which I probably haven’t quite comprehended yet. I’ve had some incredibly…

‘Up and running by September’, she said.

I know, I know. I had all these ambitions and exciting plans when I got to London, and then nothing happened. More blog-wise than in real life. Starting a new job and, well, a new life is really time-consuming. Weekdays…

Hello from London.

Hello everyone! Just a really quick post to say that I am alive and well. I arrived in London nearly three weeks ago and it has been a pretty eventful time so far. I will spare you the long and…

An accidental masterpiece: Espresso and Cheesecake Swirl

I was going to bake a New York Cheesecake for my dad’s birthday but, well, that did not go to plan at all. I was left with a lot of cheesecake filling and had to improvise quickly – which, accidentally,…