Minimalism – what is truly important?

Minimalism doesn’t necessarily mean having too little. Instead, it is a way of eliminating what is non-essential in order to focus on what is truly important. Escaping the excesses of the world around us: such as consumerism, material possessions, and clutter. Escaping the idea of having too much, with too …

20 things I learnt before turning 20

I get a bittersweet feeling whenever I catch myself thinking about turning 20. For me, it is an important milestone: it is kind of scary, since I think about how craaazily freaking quick time goes. You are not a “teenager” anymore, and now the age of 18 seems quite distant… …

5 changes you experience after going abroad

For me, thinking about the possibility of studying abroad felt like standing on a cliff, while contemplating the intriguing but unknown indigo waters below it. Astonishingly tempting, but incredibly scary. Going to study abroad felt like jumping off that cliff into those gorgeous deep waters, without knowing what was underneath. …