Time to get real

Hi everyone, you’ve probably noticed I haven’t uploaded a post in a while… so it’s time to get real and tell you why! Last year, when it was time to decide whether or not to go abroad for my internship, I talked to a lot of people. I was torn between staying in Belgium or going to Paris, but with everyone saying I should take this opportunity, I finally decided to go to Paris. I was happy, 4 months in the city of love and fashion, a dream come true. But after a month or so, I did everything I … Continue reading Time to get real

10 Basics you really need in your wardrobe

Before I left for Paris, I did a clean up of my wardrobe. I gave away some stuff for charity, and some of my things are on sale on my Depop account. I try to downsize a little because I’m always wearing the same things since I don’t feel like going through all my stuff every day. In this post, you find my 1O basics that I think you can’t live without (or at least some of them).   Neutral shirts Neutral shirts are my #1 essential, you can wear them with basically everything, you can dress them up and … Continue reading 10 Basics you really need in your wardrobe

Sunshine Blogger Award 🌞

Everyone in the blogger community knows the “Sunshine Blogger Award”, an award from bloggers, to bloggers who inspire others to be creative and positive in the world of blogging. I was nominated by the amazing Kris from Kool family. She was my first active follower who blogs about life as a mom and wife. She’s inspiring and I thank her from the bottom of my heart for this nomination! She gave me 11 questions and here they are: When and Why did you start blogging? I don’t remember exactly when I started blogging exactly, I’ve had a few blogs over … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award 🌞

My first days in Paris

On Wednesday, I arrived in Paris for my 4 month internship. I knew it was going to be hard and difficult to leave all my loved ones behind, but I didn’t know it was going to be this hard. First of all, I am really annoyed with myself that I can’t do more at the moment. I still need to learn how the systems work, how the team works,…. . I want to work and I want to learn. Second of all, up until today, I was alone at the hotel, my fellow intern from my school only arrived today, … Continue reading My first days in Paris

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…

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