From Self-Acceptance to Self-Love

There are so many self-love guides out there that I decided this post will NOT be yet another one. Instead I would like to highlight the transformation from self-acceptance to self-love. Because in my opinion, self-love isn’t a state but a process. And you can’t ask somebody with insecurities to “just love yourself” and "be … Continue reading From Self-Acceptance to Self-Love

Be minimalistic

Minimalism is very trendy right now – be it in interior design, your wardrobe or as a lifestyle. But there are as many definitions as there are ways of doing it. Some people have a rather extreme and drastic approach to it, others only make small adjustments or change certain aspects of their life. The … Continue reading Be minimalistic

How to Choose Reasonable New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year guys! I hope you all arrived safely, happy and with a positive attitude in 2018. And as every year, the beginning of a new year fills us with newly won optimism and the urge to finally get down to all the things we want to achieve. So, there are three words gaining … Continue reading How to Choose Reasonable New Year’s Resolutions

How Reading can Transform Your Life – Believe it or not

Have you ever read a book that changed your life? I’m sure you have. Because I’m not only talking about drastic changes, but also about small ones – small adjustments of how we see the world around us or how it makes us feel. And this has certainly happened to everyone who ever dived into … Continue reading How Reading can Transform Your Life – Believe it or not

How to Stay Healthy & in Shape Over the Holidays

Christmas is on our doorsteps! It’s only a few more days, before we’ll get all caught up in feasting, relaxing and enjoying life to the fullest – awesome. But wouldn’t it be even more awesome, if we could have all the fun, all the food and still look fabulous when emerging the holidays? Of course, … Continue reading How to Stay Healthy & in Shape Over the Holidays

Headspace – How to Turn Your Brain into a Cotton Ball

Meditation is not the same as being mindful. Did you know that? I’ve only just realised this lately. But both words have been hyped so much over the past few months, that people have started using them as synonyms – even though the difference is essential! So, what is it? And how can it bring … Continue reading Headspace – How to Turn Your Brain into a Cotton Ball

Coffee Issues 2.0

Finally, here comes the promised update to my coffee-detox-experiment: My original challenge was to drink a maximum of one cup of brew a day. So, I started with that and failed miserably. The first two days went well, but after that I unconsciously got back to having two regularly. When I finally realised that my … Continue reading Coffee Issues 2.0

Quote Series: Guilty of Guilt

“Guilt doesn’t serve anybody“ (Jennifer Rudolph Walsh on #girlbossradio) You know that feeling of being taken aback when you hear somebody say something so simple yet super-smart? This happened to me this morning on my commute into the city while listening to the #girlbossradio podcast with Jennifer Rudolph Walsh. The few words she dedicated to … Continue reading Quote Series: Guilty of Guilt

Nutrition Basics: Protein

Today, I would like to go a little deeper into the nutrition topic by highlighting a few key principles you might want to arrange your diet around (I got a few request about this). During my education as a medical student, we’ve discussed a lot of related topics – such as metabolism of all sorts … Continue reading Nutrition Basics: Protein

Perfection

Let’s put one thing straight first: Perfection does not exist. So, stop chasing it! We’re wasting so much time and energy on trying to be perfect – in terms of our appearance, our actions, who we talk to, what we like on social media, who we befriend, our priorities in life really. And why all … Continue reading Perfection