My new laptop setup

A couple of days ago, I received a new laptop as a graduation gift from my parents and relatives since my old one is 8 years old and still runs Windows 7 (because it wouldn't survive an upgrade to Windows 10) and, since Microsoft has announced that its updates are going to be discontinued in… Continue reading My new laptop setup

How I Stay Organized | Winter 2019

Normal girls get excited about a new pair of shoes, I get excited about a new app to try.- Me After the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 editions, I'm happy to share with you the Winter 2019 edition of how I stay organized! We have almost covered all the seasons, haha. This is basically the… Continue reading How I Stay Organized | Winter 2019

My 2019 Journals and Notebooks

As I've previously written, one of the things that didn't work for me in 2018 has been planners. Once again, I've fallen into the bullet journal trap trying to do what other people were doing without actually considering my own needs. I've finally managed to find my own way only in November, after reading The… Continue reading My 2019 Journals and Notebooks

Why You Should Hide Your Toolbar and Other Deep Work Hacks

We're officially in the last quarter of the year and I wanted to share an update on my productivity system because things have changed since Spring, but I thought it would be nice to share first a couple of tips and tricks I discovered that help me to work in a more focused way. This… Continue reading Why You Should Hide Your Toolbar and Other Deep Work Hacks

How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 3: Putting It All Together

Welcome to the final post in this short series! In case you missed it, here are part 1 and part 2. This last step is probably the most difficult one because it's all about consistency and, in order to avoid burnout, it's always a good thing having a plan. You can choose whatever schedule you… Continue reading How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 3: Putting It All Together

How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 2: Planning and Branding

Before reading this post be sure to check out Part 1: Starting Out. Last week I've talked about how I started my brand new blog, from the initial idea to the platform. Today I'd like to share with you how I started planning it. The Plan I'm a pen and paper lover, but I find… Continue reading How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 2: Planning and Branding

How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 1: Starting Out

Having a themed blog is something blogging experts and professionals always recommend, but it never appealed to me since I have so many interests that it felt impossible to "niche-down" to a single topic until the heatwave arrived this year more brutal than ever and I started dreaming more and more about my favourite season,… Continue reading How to Start a Blog on a Budget | Step 1: Starting Out

How I Stay Organized | Spring 2018

Since the beginning of the year, for the most part of the week, I'm locked at home (or in my University library) all day writing my thesis, my routine completely changed since last year. I don’t have classes nor exams to study for anymore (*jumps up and down for the excitement*) and I have a… Continue reading How I Stay Organized | Spring 2018

How I’m Using Social Media in 2018

A few days ago The Minimalists published a blog post explaining why they took January off from social media and how they are going to use them in 2018. I really enjoyed reading it and it inspired me to write something similar since I’ve made some quality changes during the last few months. First of… Continue reading How I’m Using Social Media in 2018