...Coffee. Coffee of any kind or taste. Just like your average morning, this blog begins with a warm cup of coffee by my keyboard and the right kind of music playing. And why start a blog with such a title, you might ask. In all honesty, I do not have the right answer for you … Continue reading And it all begins with..
Fairytale Like Monschau is a town in the western part of Germany, just by the Belgian border. It is located near the hills of the North Eifel in the narrow valley of Rur river. The historic part of the town is known for its many half timbered houses and narrow cobblestone streets which have remained … Continue reading Photography & Quotes
I put a spell on you ~ Autumn 𝐃𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐥𝐢𝐤𝐞 𝐀𝐮𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐧 𝐚𝐬 𝐚 𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐨𝐧? 𝐈 𝐦𝐮𝐬𝐭 𝐬𝐚𝐲, 𝐭𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐰𝐚𝐬 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐬𝐞 𝐚𝐮𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐝𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧, 𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐝, 𝐚 𝐛𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐥𝐨𝐰𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐞𝐧𝐝 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐚 𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐛𝐨𝐰 𝐛𝐞𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐮𝐧. 𝐎𝐡, 𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐦𝐮𝐜𝐡 𝐈 𝐥𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐭!!!!! 𝐎𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐧𝐨𝐭𝐞: 𝐀𝐫𝐞 … Continue reading Photography & Quotes
Waking up with the weight of a dog on my chest or the loud barking is probably not my idea of the greatest way to start my day on any morning - weekend or otherwise... If I had the choice, I'd rather hear the soft sounds of the world. However, this is not how it … Continue reading The Purest Love.
Although Tolkien never talked much about the costumes of Middle- earth’s characters, the designers for the films created some stunning costumers with great detail and thus winning an Oscar for the third movie, The Return of the King. The Elves of Lothlorien and Imladris/Rivendell wear elegant clothes but with many layers, some of which are … Continue reading Middle Earth Fashion: Elves
Hobbits definitely do not have the elegant style of the Elves in Middle Earth, as their clothes tend to be simple and suitable for the various occupations they follow, and which are the ones taking up a lot of their time in their daily lives. In this case, the clothes are inspired by the attires … Continue reading Middle Earth Fashion: Hobbits.
Celestyal Crystal Ship Our adventure began on a very hot summer day of July this year, in the - as per usual - busy port of Piraeus near Athens. That is when, after a couple of needed checks (buggage drop off, Covid rapid test and the check-in) we arrived on board the Greek line of … Continue reading Celestyal Cruise – Idyllic Aegean Review.
''You have the body of a goddess. You are a total badass'' - Words that levitate us. ''You are not clever enough, not skinny enough, not brave enough'' - Words that obliterate us. Now, why is this dangerous? Because regardless of whether we're applauded or ridiculed, we're still putting all our trust in someone else … Continue reading Make yourself proud.
“It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you heave to sweat up the hills and can coast down them.”Ernest Hemingway Hello world 🗺!!! It has been a hot minute since the last time I wrote anything here. Life has been busy, though, and I wished to … Continue reading Quotes & Photography
Morning at home is a beginning. The light that flickers through the closed shutters or from behind any pulled curtains. The gentle tapping sound of my dog's paws against the hard wooden flooring and the joyful sounds of children heading to school or the chirping of birds. It's a symphony of sounds, the newness and … Continue reading The Importance of Home.
We spoke with raised voices and things were said from both of us to each of us.... It was one of those bad days, one that was meant to be a good day... It didn't even make sense to try and calm down anymore. We just gave in and all hell broke loose between us, … Continue reading Let’s meet in July.