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I have met men like you before

Content warning: sexual assault Dear [Insert Predator’s Name Here], You and I have never met, but I have met men like you before. I have met men like you before, and I will meet them in the future, just like many, many other women will too. My sisters, my friends, my coworkers, the countless women… Read more »

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Dazzle me in gold | Brussels

One of my favourite places in the world, and probably the most magical little corner of Europe, is the Grand Place of Brussels. The central square of downtown Brussels is a hub for international tourists, storybook cafés, luxurious chocolate boutiques and is a downright dazzling must-see location by day. However, when you have the privilege of living here,… Read more »

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Island Life

So I’ve been back in Brussels for about a week now, and the rainy days aren’t really helping my Madeira-withdrawals. I’ve finally sorted through the hundreds (not even exaggerating) of photos from my trip last week, and was oohing and ahhing so much that I had to share some with you guys. From the rainforest-like park in the… Read more »

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Lovin’ the Love Gallery

As fun and fluffy as it is to just write about statement bags, tasty desserts and leisurely beach vacations, I need a culture fix every now and again. But cultural history, awareness, knowledge and having a good time are not mutually exclusive as long as you’re immersing yourself in subjects that interest you. It may not be common knowledge, but… Read more »

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Dinner with a View

In my books, there is no vacation without sun, sea and authentic cooking. Sol e Mar (Sun and Sea), a quaint little restaurant tucked away along the coast of Paul Do Mar stays true to its name by offering all three of these treats to its diners. Last night we feasted on the freshest seafood you… Read more »

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London by Night

There’s something about seeing a major city all lit up at night that makes it come to life more than it ever could in the day. That’s not to say London’s architecture isn’t stunning 24/7; anyone who has ever been to this city knows that fact well. I know that fact well, and I know… Read more »

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Get Socialized

Ah, social media. Whether you crave it, despise it or are disablingly addicted to it, (and according to Odd Mom Out TA, Technology Addiction, is alive and well in the Upper East Side), you can’t escape it. I’ll be the first to admit that I spend a good amount of time on social media, but lately… Read more »

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Dreaming of: Marrakech

As some of you might know, my Birthday is coming up soon, and since it’s the big 2-0, the ‘Birthweek’ celebrations are extra special this year. A few weeks ago, my mom let me in on the secret girls’ getaway trip she had planned for us; Marrakech, Morocco! Since most of my travels have been exclusively… Read more »