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…

Three’s a crowd: a blog birthday.

This little corner of the internet turns three years old today. It is the longest I’ve ever kept a blog up and I’m well proud of my stamina. I’ve also completely fallen in love with my little space of the…

An amicable breakup.

  As I’m typing this, I’m sat on coach A1 from London Victoria to Luton airport. It’s 12:30pm and I’ve been on a mission to catch a flight home since 9am. Why I don’t fly from Gatwick if I live…

Porridge four ways.

Porridge is my favourite breakfast for cloudy, chilly days. It’s a bowl of comfort, which is best eaten whilst snuggled up on the sofa watching telly and having a cuppa. But eating it the same way every day can be…

Silly season.

  It is no secret that summer is my least favourite season. I’m an autumn girl, I love Christmas and the first few days of spring but summer, I just cannot deal with. Lately, I’ve been feeling a bit uninspired…

My favourite musicals & a musical wishlist.

I absolutely love musical theatre. If I was only a little bit more talented in the singing department, I would have definitely gone into it during and especially after school (Fun fact: I looked up everywhere if I could study…