6 Things You Can Do On Your Birthday

I love celebrating my birthday. Some people stop celebrating when they turn a certain age because they don’t want to acknowledge that they are getting older; but I’m not like that. I’ll still be wearing a party hat when I turn 80 and I’ll go around telling strangers that it’s my birthday.

Come on! There’s cake, you get presents and hey you didn’t die this year.… Read the rest

We laugh at memes that tell us to go take a nap when we’re stressed, but sometimes that’s really the best thing we can do to put our minds at ease.

When I’m stressed out, my mind goes completely haywire. It starts telling me that I have to do the million things that I haven’t done yet right away and all at the same time. Otherwise, I won’t get it all done on time.… Read the rest

6 Things I Really Want to Do in My Life

This post is inspired by a friend of mine. We were having lunch and all of a sudden she goes “I want to do something crazy in my life.”

That does not mean let’s do drugs and go completely mortal, but let’s be more spontaneous and do something that’s completely out of our comfort zone.

I kind of like that. It made me wonder, what are the things I want to do in my life?… Read the rest

Things to Look Forward to

When I was still in high school I had this tendency to spend my entire summer behind my computer playing Sims. I still love and play the game, but not as often as I used to.

This summer I had a plan: I would do as many new things as possible. So far, I’ve already been on the new roller coaster The Baron (while I’m afraid of heights), I had my first indoor trampoline park experience at Jumpsquare, I visited the Dutch navy with my aunt who was a marine and I traveled to Groningen; a city way up north that is simply too far away for any practical purposes (or at least, that is the stereotype).… Read the rest