My mind, my thoughts, my words

Beauty ideals across time and cultures and the desire to look like “them”

We are all human beings we all look different. That’s just what it is. And wouldn’t it be dull if everyone looked the same? If you try so hard to … Continue reading

30/10/2016 · Leave a comment

There’s two sides to a coin

I am overwhelmed. I’m sitting at Starbucks feeling utterly intimidated. A girl gets her mum to buy her a Starbucks mug. Two twelve year old girls enter, they’re dressed as … Continue reading

22/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Gender works

I am all for equality. Men and women should be treated equally, paid equally, respected equally. But I don’t get how some feminists get all wound up about ”female/male roles”. Women and … Continue reading

05/07/2015 · Leave a comment

From Mexico to Colombia on bikes (destination Argentina) in 3 months

My boyfriend and I left for Cancun, Mexico, at the end of May. With two fatbikes we started our cycle adventure. The first days were mainly rainy and tedious on … Continue reading

05/09/2014 · 1 Comment

blogging vs vlogging

Obvious enough, I blog. However, I don’t read blogs except for the occasional post by some friend. Even if infrequently, too, I’d more easily stumble upon a vlog and watch. … Continue reading

28/04/2014 · 3 Comments

Why tie the knot, or why not?

When we are kids, we’re subject to what is around us and have few cognitive abilities to actually reflect on what is put into our brains. Traditions, ‘norms’, stereotypes, and … Continue reading

21/04/2014 · Leave a comment

Is nude photography art?

My father is an artist (mainly sculptor but he paints and draws too) who focuses on the human body, so I grew up with ‘that kind of art’ surrounding me. … Continue reading

22/03/2014 · 2 Comments