Doing little things for yourself

Sometimes I can get into these funky days or weeks when I’m not feeling quite myself. I either feel a little stressed out, tired, or I have times when I could be much happier. On such days what really matters are the little things you do. Most importantly, the little things you do for yourself. …

No Valentine? No problem!

It is Valentine’s day! “Yaaay” for some people. “Oh no” for all the single people. Are you also single like me and you do not have a Valentine’s day date? That is totally fine. Why is it that we make this day more special than any other day? If you have a boyfriend or girlfriend,…


I am happy when I eat fresh fruit, when I burst out laughing, when I discover a new song, when I finish a good book, when I wake up and feel relaxed. I’m glad to have friends, family, a home, food when I’m hungry, hot water when I shower. I love being able to live…

100th post!

Can you believe this? This is my 100th posts. How in the world have I had 100 things to talk about? I don’t know how I did it. Honestly, I never thought I would actually keep writing. I thought it would be funny to look back at what I first posted, just to see if…

Dear Monday!

Dear Monday, Thanks for having the word “mon” in you. That’s French for “mine”, in case you weren’t aware, monday, but it makes me think of you more as “my day”, and frankly that sounds like a much more promising start to the week. XO  

Monday Motivation

Just a little reminder to you and myself to not worry too much. You can do it, I can do it, we can do it! We should never forget to be happy! XO

My last week in Marseille

I am almost at the end of my exchange. An amazing adventure and a once in a lifetime opportunity. Since we finished our exams, there have been a few people who have already left. And more and more are leaving. They leave today, tomorrow, in a few days, and then in a week I leave….