I have a choice to make

Recently, my boss came to my desk and asked me if I want to join him and the rest of the team to the worlds most well-known self-development seminar. I wish I gave him a very enthusiastic ‘YES!’ but in truth, I simply couldn’t answer straight away. Not because of the ticket price (which I’m […]

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2017: The year of adulting

My baby brother was born. It still feels weird to realize I am not an only child anymore. Even after a couple months, it still feels like a whirlwind. I just hope it all settles down soon. Getting my first ‘real job’ as a copywriter. I’m very grateful for this to be my first job, […]

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22 life lessons I learned in 22 years

When it comes to wisdom, I definitely realize I’m not quite there yet. But when I look back on years past, I know I’ve grown a lot. So to finish up my 22nd year on this ball in the sky, here are twenty-two life lessons I learned in my 22 years here. 1. Most people […]

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30 before 30

So, I’m turning 23 on the last day of 2017. I wouldn’t be me if I wasn’t making tons of list about the future at this point. Every year I get a little bit older and I get more pressure to be ‘ professional and all knowing’ on my shoulders. But to channel that ‘stress’ […]

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Why did I start blogging again?

I have blogged for years, but a couple years ago I stopped. I didn’t feel like sharing my thoughts. Probably because I was drowning in coursework and I truly didn’t feel like I deserved a hobby that ‘wouldn’t bring me money or work experience’. Recently I started blogging again (you probably know, because you’re looking at […]

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80 things that make me happy

Warm weather (which only happens like 3 times a year in The Netherlands) Shopping, even without buying anything Kind, happy people People who say ‘thank you’ and ‘thank you’ Beautiful photographs Baby animals of any kind Long conversations Story’s that carry you away The internet Flowers (despite the hayfever) Free chocolate milk at work Our […]

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[uh-tach-muh nt] 

attachment [uh-tach-muh nt] a feeling that binds one to a person, thing, cause, ideal, or the like You know that moment when a superficial friend becomes a close friend and you can really feel a deep connection? Yeah, I live for that shit. That conversation that makes you think ‘wow, we get along so well, we’re on the same wavelength and everything’. When the walls you’ve build up just […]

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A smol bean growing

Over the last couple of months, I have changed. I’ve been annoyed, I’ve been angry and I’ve been sad, but I’ve grown from it in the end, so I guess it was worth it. I feel like I have a better understanding of what I want from friends, what they should and shouldn’t do. I […]

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