Articles

Carnaval in The Netherlands

Hello there, I thought a good post would be to share the crazy, absurd experience that is Carnaval here in The Netherlands. If you're from a sad little Protestant country like me, then you have probably never seen Carnaval. It's the Dutch equivalent of Mardi Gras. It's basically where the Dutch and those in other… Continue reading Carnaval in The Netherlands

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Heartbreak hotel, degree in the making and oh I live in the Netherlands now…

So it's been a while, I'm not going to ignore the elephant in the room so I'll just come out and say OMG guys I'm so sorry for abandoning you. But I have some reasoning, it has been a roller coaster since last summer. In summer 2016 I had the delightful experience of my life completely… Continue reading Heartbreak hotel, degree in the making and oh I live in the Netherlands now…

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Spicy basil and kidney bean burgers

So usually you don't hear the words 'Kidney bean' and think 'Oh get in my belly' but here I have to tastefully disagree. These concontions look like burgers but they don't taste like one. I would be lying to you if I said the mixture of basil and kidney beans tastes anything like an aberdeen angus… Continue reading Spicy basil and kidney bean burgers

Lists

17 of the most annoying phrases ever…

Has anybody ever said anything to you and you've thought you might scream with frustration? Yep, that will probably be on this list... 1) Well what can you really do with that degree? 2) Do you need a bag? -no Claire, i'll just juggle everything. 3) Well yeah, having to pay rent is annoying but… Continue reading 17 of the most annoying phrases ever…

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Luisa Omielan might just be new fave comedian ever…

okay she drops the 'Bitch' word on a regular which know isn't good but she's also sassy and fabulous and tells everyone to fuck the mentality that just because you don't look a certain way doesn't mean you aren't the wonderful, fabulous creation that you really are, and to be honest who doesn't need to… Continue reading Luisa Omielan might just be new fave comedian ever…

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Things that can now happen because of the Internet 

  The Internet is a weird and abundant place which has probably, most likely, stopped us  being socially functioning human beings, but who would want it any other way?! Being able to order a pizza, without having to physically, actually talk to anyone or have money in your pocket, annnnnd whilst wearing pyjamas. THE DREAM. You can look… Continue reading Things that can now happen because of the Internet 

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Why I’m glad it’s NOT the 90s 

Okayokay admittedly I don't know very much about the 1990s but i have watched every episode of Friends...twice. I am glad that creepily scary thin drawn on eyebrows stayed in the 90s. Really glad. Bye bye Atkins, a life without carbs is no life at all (sorry Rachel from friends).  Special effects, imagine having to take this seriously..  David… Continue reading Why I’m glad it’s NOT the 90s