• Travelling Solo: The Art of Being Alone

    Since I was a teenager, I am suffering from wanderlust. Sometimes more, sometimes less but always at least a bit. The teenage-me spent hours dreaming about being somewhere as an au-pair, that was the furthest I could think, I have never heard of gap years and travelling for more than 2 or 3 consecutive weeks was beyond my imagination anyway. It was not a thing, as far out of reach as the moon. Basically, in those dark pre-internet years everything that was not reachable by car within a couple of hours could have been as well in Australia. So far my back ground. The world was big and I was…

  • Liebster Award 2017

    Today I have really great news to share, EXCELLENT news even. I got nominated! Yes, that’s right. For the Liebster Award. A blog award, my first and I am not understating when saying that I am going freaking bananas about it! This blog takes a lot of time, more effort and a very big chunk of commitment, especially in moments when suspecting that the only ones reading it are fellow bloggers who are paying back a favour or people that are somehow related to me. In this context, this nomination means the world to me, really and I feel honoured and proud and most of all: accepted! Thank you  so much Sara and…

  • 2016 – a sort of review

    2016 was on too many levels a just horrible shitty year and I don’t downplay or deny it. I don’t even want to continue with a “but”. And I won’t. However, this is not a political blog and even though you do -maybe- need to know that I believe in love and kindness, that my heart is beating rather left and I am convinced that good things are augmenting once launched, this is not my place to comment on world affairs. I usually pursue this activity on Facebook by telling each and every racist shithead that is crossing my news feed that they are a fucking racist shitheads and that…