My 2018: the wins, failures and life lessons

My 2018: the wins, failures and life lessons

When I started writing this post, I was under the impression that 2018 was a so-so year for me. There were a few things I wanted to achieve but didn’t, and the feeling of disappointment was overwhelming. However, once I started looking for some small signs of success,...

Traveller’s guilt: Why do we put so much pressure on ourselves?

When I was recently invited to go to Hong Kong for three weeks, I almost screamed ‘yessss’ to my laptop screen. Okay, it was for an academic conference to present my new PhD, but besides the few days of the conference, I was going to have complete control...

Life after graduation: should I get a job or study more?

Graduations can be a scary thing, or at least that’s how the media wants us to think. We’ve all seen the pictures of a graduate holding that damn diploma and shaking his head, saying ‘I have no idea what to do with my life’. The final step of...
23 things I learned by 23

23 things I learned by 23

I just turned 23 a couple of days ago, and even though it may seem a perfectly ‘adult’ age, I still feel 18. However, it’s been 5 years since I turned 18, and I’ve grown a little. There were some lessons I picked up on the way, and I wanted to...
Should you care about Fashion Revolution?

Should you care about Fashion Revolution?

Have you ever wondered who made your clothes? That beautiful red dress you wear when you want to feel extra special. Or the super comfy skinnies you can be found wearing on a daily basis. Or even the gorgeous leather jacket you always get compliments on. These are the...