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Things are challenging right now

Things are challenging right now

We all know it, we all experience it. A seemingly endless period of quarantine in lockdown does not seem to help, at all. It is easy to pretend that all is fine and good, when you really are not feeling that well. When it gets […]

2021

2021

Happy new year!   I wish you all a lot of love, health, joy and light for the new year; these past twelve months have made it even more clear that these are the things that really matter in life. 2020 has been a rough […]

Amsterdam framed in fall: a photo collection

Amsterdam framed in fall: a photo collection

when the sun seemed to radiate pure gold on the soft and sorrow water of the canals the hearts formed through dark nights melted little by little simultaneously warming up to the changing times

My day at the MOCO Museum

My day at the MOCO Museum

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well and staying healthy and safe this summer. It has been some time since I uploaded my last post because, just as I mentioned in that post, I felt like the attention should be on other things than […]

A letter to my future self

A letter to my future self

Hi everyone. In school, I had to do an assignment related to the Corona crisis we have been through and are still in. I chose to write  a letter about this period to my future self. I saw YouTuber Margot Lee do something similar and […]

Wise words, worldwide

Wise words, worldwide

Hi everyone. In these uncertain times, it can be inspiring to hear some hopeful advice from others. I decided to go on a platform which allows me to talk to strangers from all over the world. I had some incredible conversations that really made me […]

Change

Change

I have been quiet for a while and I am done with it. I have not been quiet because I am neutral towards the Black Lives Matter movement. I have not been quiet because this topic doesn’t touch me. I have not been quiet because […]

Cape Town; what to do and see

Cape Town; what to do and see

I just came back from one of the most wonderful and memorable trips I’ve made so far. At the end of February, I went to visit my friends in South Africa. I had met them during an exchange in the Netherlands last year and saw […]

Scandinavia, the poem

Scandinavia, the poem

Hi everybody! This afternoon, I got the idea to write a poem series about cities that I have visited and the feeling that occurred when I wandered through its streets (I wanted to share my experience as a traveler on the city as a whole). […]

Decluttering; my thoughts and tips

Decluttering; my thoughts and tips

Everyone talks about organizing nowadays. This topic is frequently part of magazines and websites, even entire Netflix documentaries and series have been made around the subject of decluttering! This sudden (re)appearance of tiding and sorting out seems to be picked up very well by society. […]