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Hello there! Welcome to my little space on the internet.
This is where everything I love and enjoy, and all the things that inspire me or catch my interest come together.

Pros and cons

The world is a rather black and white place when you’re a child. Adults tell you what you can and can’t do, they teach you right from wrong and that’s that. Believe it or not, it takes a while to unpack that worldview – it sticks, even if you don’t think it does. I think […]

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#MondayThoughts – Describe yourself in three words

We’ve probably all been asked this at some point in our lives and… can we just agree that it’s an awful question? Interviews, teamwork situations, first week of uni icebreakers, name any slightly awkward or nerve-wrecking situation and this question will probably have made its dreaded entrance at some point. The goal of the question […]

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Goodbye January

Ah, January. New beginnings, a chance to slam the door in the face of the previous year and all its baggage and to start afresh. New year, new me and all that jazz. But is it a new me? Is it a fresh start? We seem to be obsessed with new beginnings, whether it’s that […]

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Finding my USP

Everyone has a unique selling point (USP for short). I know, it might sound like just another useless abbreviation created by some overly-keen marketeer, but there’s more to it than that. Just think about it: If we take the common belief that ‘everyone is unique’, we therefore also all have a specific set of skills […]

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Social media at 25

Social media at 25 is wedding proposals and baby announcements, that come in the form of engagement rings and ultrasound pictures.   It’s the same meme, shared into oblivion. It’s funny once, maybe twice, but just another swipe after that.   It’s holiday pictures, vlogs and blogs. Nights out and endless pictures of lunch, brunch […]

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13 Things about 13 Reasons Why

Warning: This post contains spoilers. 13 Reasons Why has taken off. The addictive nature of this Netflix series has made it a massive talking point, and watching the series within a day or two seems to be the norm. Although the series might be seen as another Netflix Original hit, things are a bit more […]

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Review: Kong: Skull Island

This post contains spoilers (also for Godzilla (2014)). When it comes to big budget fantasy films like Kong: Skull Island I usually have rather subdued expectations. What I mean by that is that I often come in thinking something among the lines of ‘I am sure I will be entertained to some level, but I […]

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The Best Cover Letter I Ever Wrote

We live in a world of convention. There is always a certain way to do things, a certain way to be. While diverging from the norm is often heralded and encouraged, you and I both know that it is a scary scary world out there, that will stare you down with a billion more frowns […]

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Motivation

One of the things I have learned as a recent graduate is that trying to navigate the job market can be rather discouraging at times. Knowing what kind of job you want is one thing, getting it is another. Setbacks are normal in regards to this process, but also in general; life can be quite […]

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January Series – Please Like Me and Sherlock

This post contains spoilers 2017 is well underway and I decided to share what series I have been watching so far this month. I’m always looking for new series to watch, and almost constantly receive recommendations from friends. However, I cannot pretend that there is any real method to my series-picking madness. Often times I […]

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