I gave up Facebook for a week and here’s what I found out

We constantly portray social media as the enemy. But social media is also our best friend. We complain about overusing it, but if we happen to leave our smartphones at home, we no longer know what to do with our hands. All in all, social media is this paradox we’re forced to coexist with. Or…

Rosacea: how to treat it properly

  I will share a secret with you. Rosacea is an extremely frequent skin condition and it mostly consists of redness of the nose and cheeks, sometimes even of the chin and forehead and visible blood vessels. Also, it implies a tendency to blush or flush more frequently than other people and it is a…

The Best 3 Apps for Learning a Foreign Language

I have always dreamt of being able to speak as many foreign languages as possible (5 is what I’m striving for, but still got a long way to go). In the past, I’ve tried tutoring and it surely helped, but with a new baby I find it impossible to make time for classes anymore. So,…

5 Easy Health Tips

Don’t we all love easy solutions for basically everything? So, this time, let’s see what we can do to become healthier in just 5 easy steps: 1: Spice up your water You probably already know how important water is. But let’s face it: it’s not nearly as tasty as other (too rich in calories) drinks….

Welcoming Sofia

Finding out I was going to be a mom felt like being hit by a hurricane. All of a sudden, I felt too young and too old, nervous and excited, all at the same time. You get the point: mixed emotions all the way! And I wish I could say it got better with time….

3 Tips on Limiting Social Media

Aaah…social media! The problem we like to talk about without taking any action. Complaining how everybody is always with their noses burried in their phones? Trying to get a family member to stop checking Instagram during dinner? Lying in bed next to your husband while you both go through your Facebook feed? I know you…

Quick Guide on How to Buy Less

Trying to live a life less focused on buying and more orientated towards meaningful experiences can be a bit of a hustle in this consumerism society of ours. But it’s definitely worth the try as nobody should aspire to be defined by the “stuff” they own. I believe so far we can all agree! But…

5 Questions for Smart Sales Shopping

Sales are not an easy time. For me, at least, they aren’t! But since I’m trying really hard not to fail at the whole responsible adult thing, I’ve come up with a small list of 5 questions to ask myself before making new and tempting purchases. See if you can draw some inspiration below: 1:…

Kraft Paper Gift Wrapping Ideas

With Christmas just around the corner (and assuming you already got most of your presents sorted), I figured some gift wrapping ideas would be highly needed! This year’s theme: simple, natural, beautiful! So, I’m gonna go with kraft paper in either brown or white, a thin strand of rope and add a little interest with…