Best of December 2013

Is it just me, or did the month of December seem to fly by really fast? December was definitely a hectic month. Mattias celebrated his 20th birthday and…

2014: The Year of Challenges

I remember when I first got accepted into my university degree at the end of 2010. I literally screamed. I felt so much pride and relief that my…

The Home Tourist: Living in Sydney

I remember a time when home was a dreary place. My senses were censored by the mundane sameness of concrete paths and the occasional yellow-dried-grass scattered across lawns…

So This Is Christmas 2013

Christmas has always been a bit of a bittersweet holiday for me as I’m not much of a socialiser. I usually find myself sitting at home re-watching chick…

Almost French: Book Review

“The lack of certainty only seems to underline new possibilities. The challenges ahead seem surmountable.” With a heightened sense of adventure and wanderlust, I walked into a bookstore…

Oh Ombre!

So I did the risky business. I attempted to ombre my own hair. This ombre hair trend has been in for a while now and it’s not uncommon…

O Christmas Tree

December is a month of many things, and one of them is Christmas Trees. Celebrating Christmas has only in recent years become a big deal to me. I’ve…