Every year, I like to have what I call a wi-fi detox, which is basically a period of time when I go without internet, usually a couple of days. This year, my detox was different. It turned out to be a social media detox, and it lasted for nearly two weeks. I needed it more… Continue reading Take Time to Disconnect
I am a MASSIVE fan of girls. I know, that's a weird statement to make, but I can't recall the number of times I got small "girl crushes". It happens to me almost every day. Seeing how many different, amazing, and determined girls are out in the world, I am constantly inspired by them to… Continue reading Brave Girl, Choose Yourself
December 13th, 2017 – 00:00 – Philadelphia, USA, my university room. The moment that marked the beginning of my twenties. First thing I see is the message from my mum and dad, both of them wishing me happy birthday. First thing I listen to is “Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon” (it was on the… Continue reading I’m in My Twenties Now
Here I am, in the giant British Airways airplane, on my way home, the place I haven’t seen for 100 days, the longest ever in my life. One hundred days might not seem such a big deal (it’s like a summer holiday!), but these hundred days were the most fulfilling, exciting, and impactful days in… Continue reading How America Can Change You in 100 Days
Do you remember the nights before Christmas when you were a child? You were so impatient and enthusiastic for seeing what Santa brought you that you couldn't sleep at all. That was exactly how the night before going to America felt for me. September 12, 2017 The day was marked in my calendar from… Continue reading Nice to Meet You, New York City!