3 quickies, Balance

3 quick productivity tips

The feeling of struggling with procrastination and productivity in general is, in my humble opinion, a quite common one. Some people deal with it by not leaving bed anymore, some do “seemingly” important mini tasks that don’t get them anywhere, some start incorporating a lot of cakes in their daily diets. The common nominator on all of these? The really…

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Confidence, Feminism

Beware of Mister Nice-Guy

First and foremost – there is a (huge) difference between a nice guy and said “Mr. Nice-Guy”. The first is great, makes a good friend, maybe even a fantastic partner. The latter, however, is not only a nuisance, but can also be dangerous for a woman striving for empowerment. What’s the difference? nice guy:  Mister Nice-Guy: The difference might not…

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Balance, Habits

Better be a #wallower or #scrooge?

In theory life is all about balance. We know that – between work and fun, between healthy/fit days and cheat days, balance seems to be the concept that accompanies us throughout all our life. And I agree with that. I’ve never been a huge fan of the fanatics in any area. There are maybe “better” areas to be a fanatic…

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Confidence

Why Valentinesday is great for everyone

For some the most dreaded, for some the most cherished day of the year has gone by – Valentines day. I don’t know what it is about this day that makes people so unhappy. Personally, I hate a christmas day, birthday or easter sunday, alone, much more than when I was single on Valentines day. Sure, it’s not easily ignored.…

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3 quickies, Balance

3 wonderful oils for your skin

When it comes to skin care I have become very conscious  of what I use. I know that in some of the cheaper products I use for make up (Sorry, can’t afford those wondercream, 100€ make up foundations) there aren’t only the best, chemical free ingredients, so when in the evening it comes down to treating the skin right, I…

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Confidence, Feminism

The BS in “Fashion Men hate on Women”

While I think it is great that there are so many women out there who try to convey their knowledge and feelings for style and fashion to others, I have a huge problem with one certain category. Every now and then a video or post blobs up that seems to warn other women of the horrid fashion trends, which men…

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3 quickies, Balance

3 ways to deal with overwhelm

A week has gone by and I haven’t managed to put one single blog post online. Why? The last days have been amazingly overwhelming. While I am well aware that the stress is mostly internal, it doesn’t mean that it makes it any less real to me. Dealing with it has been an important topic lately. I have watch videos,…

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