• Social

    The definition of “getting old”

    Man Sitting on a Bench Reading

    It dawned on me the other day that the definition of “getting old” is quite forced on us by society’s needs and standards more than what it actually is. Unsurprisingly. Countless memes on being old are associated with doing less work, feeling more tired, needing more sleep, going to bed early instead of partying or taking more pills to feel healthy (at least). Most of these memes answer to what society expects us to do when we are still young: partying, socializing and working hard for your future. That’s all good and nice as long as you can. If you…

  • Ravello view
    Europe,  Italy,  Travel

    One day in Ravello

    Perched at 365 meters above the Mediterranean sea just above Amalfi, Ravello is a perfect day trip (or even half a day) from the Amalfi Coast, offering awesome views over the sea, lushy gardens, villas, delicious limoncello and quite a…

  • Mgła - Age Of Excuse cover
    Metal,  Music

    Mgła – Age Of Excuse

    The polish kings of straight, no experimentation, bleak black metal return with Age Of Excuse. And if you were looking for any change of direction you will be sorely deluded. Mgła are far from an abruptly changing band, but an…

  • Sunshine Blogger Award

    My Sunshine Blogger Award

    I must start by saying thank you to Lusine for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! I love her blog and if you are even remotely interested in coffee (who isn’t these days?), you will love it too! Go…