Most people at some stage in their life reach a point where they need to take a step back and consider the next move. Ploughing ahead and never really taking them time to really think about what you are doing or where you are heading can come back to haunt you. Who can take a … Continue reading Why you too should take a “gap year”.
This day marks one year since I received my final exam results marking the end of four years of college. I moved to France and had no clue what I was doing next. 12 months on I have learned some truths. Final year of university is tough, really tough and the thoughts of finally being … Continue reading 5 things no one tells you about finishing University
This time last year I had just moved to France after finishing my degree, now I'm getting ready to move back home. So after living abroad for over a year now it feels like the right time to share the lessons I have learnt. If you're considering moving away this may help you to make … Continue reading Lessons I have learned living abroad
When I planned my first trip to Brazil Sao Paulo was not on the agenda but it ended up being a welcome addition to my itinerary. Sao Paulo is more of a business city than Rio and had a completely different vibe. It was more men in suits than women in bikinis. Its cosmopolitan, cool … Continue reading A Simple guide to Sao Paulo
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A few weeks ago I wrote about how to build a minimalist wardrobe and since then I have been trying to put my own advice into practice. While I don't (yet) have the budget to invest in pieces that will last forever I am trying to get into buying pieces which I can mix and … Continue reading Fashion: Taking the minimalist trend into summer
To be honest I had never really thought about going to Brazil when I was younger. Sure like everyone I hoped someday to go to South America, Australia, Asia… to travel the world but Brazil always just seemed so far away and I had no real reason to go. However this all changed during my … Continue reading Travel : Top tips for a holiday in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil travel series
I have been living in jeans for far too long and its time for a change. My black skinny jeans are just so easy to throw on and go with everything in my wardrobe , but I have become to reliant on them and I need to break the cycle. I don't think I'm alone! … Continue reading Fashion: What to wear instead of jeans
Moving to a new country involves learning the ins and outs of a new culture, maybe a new language and overall a new way of life. If you move to France you be surprised at the habits you pick up. However as with any move, a move to France whether to study, work or travel … Continue reading French life : 5 things that happen when you move to France
Transitioning from being a full time student to professional can be difficult. One of the main challenges is building a work wardrobe. On a student budget buying work wear can be a challenge but it doesn't have to be!