Embracing Minimalism (little by little)

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Back when I had afternoon tea with my two favourite vegans, we were chatting about podcasts and Nicole recommended the Minimalists. She also mentioned that their documentary was available on Netflix, and I made a mental note to check both out. Minimalism was something that I had seen mentioned here and there, but never really […]

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Afternoon Tea, Health and Veganism

Vegan Afternoon Tea

‘You must be so healthy!’ they exclaim, when I mention I’m vegan. I laugh and try to explain that well, while I generally eat healthy meals I can still eat cake, crisps and plenty of unhealthy stuff. They raise their eyebrows and nod sceptically, and the conversation moves on. The above interaction has happened countless of […]

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Penguin Clothbound Collection

Penguin Clothbound Classics Collection

I love books. And I love pretty books even more. It might be silly, but a pretty cover and good quality paper will always win me over. A few years ago I discovered the Penguin Clothbound Classics series and fell heads over heels. Since then I have slowly built my collection to a grand number […]

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My Bullet Journal

Bullet Journal | Scribbles and Coffees

Bullet journals have been everywhere for the past year. For a long time I wasn’t sure if they were for me, but gradually I became more and more intrigued by the concept. I finally jumped on the bandwagon earlier this year and got myself a Leuchtturm1917, and started using it in February. There are still some things that […]

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Everyday Self Care

Everyday Self Care - Scribbles and Coffees

I’m a firm believer in self care, but I’m not always the best at practising it myself. When I get caught up in uni work and other responsibilities, I revert to my bubble of work and forget to do the things that make me feel at peace. This month I’m making a conscious effort to […]

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Postcards from Dublin

Liffey River Dublin

Back in November my flatmate and I went on a weekend trip to Dublin. I never got a chance to share the photos I took online, but better late than never, right? My flatmate has old friends in Dublin whom we stayed with, and we had a lovely, relaxed weekend of just wandering and exploring, […]

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A Balancing Act

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I have a tendency to say yes to everything – collecting responsibilities as if they’re necessary for my survival. Sometimes I forget that I’m not a super human and that I cannot do absolutely everything. Last semester I was studying full-time, working part-time, teaching dancing voluntarily once a week, attending dance class at least another […]

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