How can we find happiness? Lately, I have been more thoughtful again. It has probably to do with the fact that my employment contract is expiring in two months and I have to figure out what I want to do with my life afterwards. The problem is that I just don’t know what kind of … Continue reading Happiness?
How to pack only what's necessary when travelling It’s easy to pack too many clothes as it is hard to estimate how much you really need for a longer period of time. Additionally, I often don’t want to restrict myself to certain clothes and instead want to have a variety to choose from. However, it … Continue reading Minimal Packing – Clothes
Tips for a reduced wardrobe It’s a reoccurring phenomenon: Every spring people feel the urge to do a spring clean and free themselves from unwanted things that clutter their life. Just like many others, I felt the need to sort out my closet. The problem with my closet When I watch all the decluttering my … Continue reading Decluttering my closet
How to avoid overpacking As shampoo, conditioner and shower gel can be heavier, toiletries can easily increase the weight of your backpack or suitcase. Therefore, it is important – as with packing in general – to reduce the toiletries to only what is necessary but also to not forget something (although in most cases you … Continue reading Packing the toiletries bag for travelling
Reconsidering fast fashion and setting an example Most people know that cheap fast fashion is produced neither ethically nor fair. The collapse of the Rana Plaza building in 2013, which led to the deaths of over 1000 people, demonstrated that in a most alarming way. For many people it was a sad wake-up call. It … Continue reading #haulternative
How to avoid overpacking From the end of April until mid-May my boyfriend and I will travel through Indonesia for three weeks. I am already really excited and in my head I’m planning and organizing everything. In the next couple of weeks I will share some tips on how to pack light for travelling. Today, … Continue reading Packing light for a three week trip – Beauty Products
A beginner's guide to exploring the Norwegian nature Hiking is kind of the national sport in Norway and it is also something you can do for free in an otherwise rather expensive country. So, when I spent my semester abroad in Bergen, I knew that I wanted to try it, too. Back then, I had … Continue reading 6 tips for hiking in Norway