30 Things I’ve Learned About Life Before Turning 30

Yesterday, I finally turned 30! And boy, I’m feeling so grown up now ;). But seriously, I’ve been sort of fretting this day for the past few months. There is a lot of stigma that society puts on you for turning 30 – especially, as a woman. Though little rebel that I am, I disregarded […]

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The Paradox Of Following Your Passions

And How To Really Get Paid For Doing What You Love! I’ve been super naive. You see, when I was this young dreamy Pisces girl, growing up in Vienna, Austria, My head in a book most of the time (romance novel that is *cough, cough*), Heart in the clouds, I thought that I would never […]

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Why do some people succeed in life and others don’t?

What makes the difference between a person succeeding and failing? Because some people understand not to leave crumbs behind while others don’t. Let me explain. For example, remember that error alert that kept popping up whenever you downloaded something from the internet onto your laptop? You continued to ignore the warning signs. 3 months later, […]

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Countdown to 2018!

Oh, what a year it has been! 2017, I have to say I’ve been quite in love with you <3. However, you’ve also been a year during which I’ve learned a few of the most important life lessons yet. Let me share a couple of the most important mistakes as well as take-aways that this […]

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More to Life.

I was sitting in my school’s church and the song textbook slipped out of my fingers. It fell to the ground with a loud bang in a moment where everything else was silent. And that’s when it happened. My heart started racing. I couldn’t breath. All the blood felt like it was first rushing to […]

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38.

38. 38 times we’ve moved over the course of the past 10 years together. 38 times of packing our lives up into rather small and constrained boxes. 38 times of lifting and heaving those boxes from an old home to a new home. 38 times of starting fresh. 38 times of spreading our love again […]

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1000 Times Goodbye – The sacrifices of an expat

I’m just about to hug my dad for the second time after he dropped my husband and myself off at the airport together with our two little dogs. The final farewell is fast approaching. That bittersweet time when we hug each other for the last time and have to say goodbye to each other…until the […]

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A love letter to traveling…

Our time in Europe has come to an end. With a somewhat heavy heart, I start packing all of my things that I’ve acquired these past 4 months while traveling in Europe and South Korea – already planning my next few trips for 2018. You see, one of the things that has got me totally […]

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A Letter To Aspiring Entrepreneurs

This is for all you aspiring entrepreneurs… I call bullshit on anyone saying that entrepreneurship or becoming an entrepreneur is easy. If that would be the case, everyone would do it. However, in today’s economy, entrepreneurship is the ONLY ‘safe way’. It is the only way to realize your dreams. It is the only way to […]

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I believe…

I believe I am a person. A human to be precise. I believe that my fate lies within me, but is beyond my reach. I will only be able to find it in my dreams, the dreams of my imagination. I believe that time can heal everything, but not love. Love cannot heal everything, especially […]

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