Not waving but drowning

I've got to be honest, I've always hated the poem that inspired the title of this post, ever since I first read it as a child and it made me sad. But that aside, it does kinda sum up how I've been feeling over the past few weeks.The past semester has been basically non-stop which [...]


Getting into the Christmas Spirit!

As if Düsseldorf wasn't enough to get me in the Christmas mood, I put the Christmas decorations up on Monday ready for Tuesday when we were having our super early Secret Santa yesterdayThis is going to be an incredibly short post (rather than just ignore the fact that it happened) because I am completely drowning [...]

Three Countries in Two Days

So, having got back from England on Thursday (very kindly met at the airport by Ryan because I would not have made the journey back home alone), I promptly set out on my next adventure. This time I was off to Düsseldorf with Dania and Leonoor to explore the Christmas market.Leaving Amsterdam Centraal! No prizes [...]