Month: February 2019

What the Hell are You Doing?

‘Can I get a double Laphroaig on the rocks please?’ It started there. The bartender looked at me questingly. I’m used to that by now. I guess I just don’t look like the girl who would order a smoky whisky. Apparently he wasn’t that used to selling any kind of whisky apart from Jack or Jameson, because he slowly turned…

Why I Decided to Not do VidCon This Year

When I heard that the 2019 VidCon Europe would be in London instead of Amsterdam (like last year) I got super excited! It’s no secret that I was extremely disappointed by last year’s event. The tickets were expensive, they changed the venue to a smaller one, the food options were bad (and not included in the price), and it just…

Diet Culture – The Relationship I Didn’t Know I Was In

I’ve never been on a diet. Never had a diet plan. Never felt the urge to diet. Or have I? I’ve pretty much always been quite slim, but with some shifts up and down, depending on how dedicated of a workout routine I had. I never thought of myself as part of the diet culture. The thought didn’t even cross…

True Crime Favorites

Even though I’m not a big fan of crime in books, I do love me some crime in movies and documentaries! And lately (watched a lot of documentaries while I was sick), I’ve been addicted to true crime. So I thought I would share some of my favorites with you guys! Conversation with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes When…

Why I Cry in Front of My Child

As parents, we often feel the need to come across as the strong protector. The one that can chase away the things that hurt. We put on the band-aids, we comfort, we give advice, and we tell our kids that it’s perfectly normal to be sad, and to cry. But for some reason, no matter how much we talk about…