4 months in Paris: What will I be doing?

Today is the day: I’m leaving for my 4 month adventure in Paris! The next 4 months will be life changing, the next 4 months will shape my future. As you know, this will be an Internship I’ll be doing. I’ll start Feb 1st with a 2 month internship as a reception Clerck and the next 2 months I will be a housekeeping supervisor. This is my final year, so beside working, I will have to write a thesis and of course explore the city of love❤️. I’m so happy it’s finally here. I hated the build-up to it, saying … Continue reading 4 months in Paris: What will I be doing?

Ikea packing cubes

While looking on YouTube for packing video’s (they are so satisfying to watch), I saw one recurring theme: Packing cubes. So after doing some research online, I discovered I could get some at Ikea for only 6 euros for a pack of 6 packing cubes. Now that I’m preparing to leave for Paris in 2 weeks, I started packing with these packing cubes. I’m taking advantage of this opportunity to also do a closet clean up, some thing went to charity, other things are for sale on my DEPOP account.  So when I chose what to bring, I started packing … Continue reading Ikea packing cubes

Books I will (re)read this year

As you guys may already know, I’m leaving my hometown at the end of the month to live in Paris for 4 months. Obviously, my boyfriend won’t be coming with me due to his job. Since I’ll be alone, there will be some times that I won’t feel like going out and discover the surroundings, so I need to bring some entertainment with me, and what better entertainment than books? These are some books I will re-read during these 4 months. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil Degrasse Tyson I have always be fascinated by the stars, Neil … Continue reading Books I will (re)read this year

What 2018 will bring…

2018 is just 3 days old, so this is the perfect time to take a look what’s standing right in front of me on the road called life. Right now, I’m preparing for exams, pretty boring stuff. I’ve got from the 8th until the 23th to tackle 8 exams, so being prepared is a must ( read my blog about how to juggle the holidays, work and school here) January 31st marks the start of the most exciting part of the year. I’ll be leaving Belgium behind to work in Paris for 4 months. My internship is 2 months of … Continue reading What 2018 will bring…

My 10 favorite things I got in 2017

With 2018 just a few days away, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at what I got the past year and what my favorite things were. Lauren Ralph Lauren Tara bag This handbag has been my favorite ever since I got it, it’s a crossbody big enough to actually take stuff with you, but small enough to be care free and not having it anoying me (I hate large bags worn crossbody). Primark Mickey Mouse backpack and Minnie Mouse card holder I only got this early december, but I Love this combo to death! It’s … Continue reading My 10 favorite things I got in 2017

How to combine school, work and the holidays

The end of the year is fast approaching, which means it can get a little busy. In this blog post, I tell you how I combine school (final exams starting January 8th), my student work, and the holidays. The first tip seems obvious: plan ahead. I have a December and January planned out on a paper (not just my agenda) to get a visual of how my months are going to look like. First, I write down all my exams, than my shifts at work and holiday parties I have to go to. This is my starting point. Next step … Continue reading How to combine school, work and the holidays