We’re going up! Aaaaand down.

September 24th, 2015|Blog|

It has occurred to me that I probably spend a significant amount of time in my life standing in and waiting on elevators. When I was a student, I lived on the 8th floor of [...]

Submechanophobia

August 26th, 2015|Blog|

Last week I found out that my previously unnamed fear has a name, as well as a subreddit. Submechanophobia: The irrational fear of man made objects underwater. In the past, whenever someone would ask me [...]

Seattle

August 23rd, 2015|Blog|

I came back last week from spending two weeks in Seattle, Washington. This was my first time visiting a major US city. The space needle: Walking around in downtown Seattle felt strange, in a way. [...]

And So It Begins

July 15th, 2015|Blog|

Watership Down is one of my favorite books. There was a time where, when asked, I would tell people this was my favorite book ever. I have since learned that I cannot have a favorite [...]

OV Chipcard

February 23rd, 2015|Blog|

In The Netherlands we have this awesome public transport pass called the OV Chipcard. You need it for pretty much all types of public transport, and I use it daily on my travels to and [...]

ESL One Frankfurt 2014: Some Impressions

July 3rd, 2014|Blog|

Saturday, June 28th. I wake up at the ungodly hour of 4:45, 15 minutes before my alarm clock was supposed to go off. Even my subconscious is excited for ESL One! I'm at our parents' [...]

Unwanted Visitor

June 10th, 2014|Blog|

So I live on the 20th floor of an apartment building, and one of the things I like to mention as an upside to living this high up is that there are very few bugs. [...]

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