Category: Organization

  • Become a wedding officiant

    As my partner and I plan our wedding, we obviously had to plan the official part of the wedding. The actually getting married bit! We have ended up asking a friend to officiate our wedding because it’s a) cheaper and b) a more fun story! Since we are still in the process of officiant registration […]

  • 35 things to do before I am 35

    At one point I had a list of 30 things to do before I turned 30. COVID made it very apparent that I would be nowhere near finishing those things, so here are instead 35(!) things I want to do before I turn 35! Career Deliver a presentation to more than 200 people (Done: Google […]

  • My overused packing template

    I have been using the same packing template for three years and countless trips (international and domestic). The list doesn’t prevent me from overpacking – it might in fact encourage it! It also doesn’t prevent me from forgetting things at the hotel as I check out. It does however help me with the following: Be […]

  • Renewing my vows to sustainability

    In 2020 I set some sustainability goals that I wanted to practice in 2020. Roughly a year later, I audited those goals to see how I was doing. tl;dr – not very well. So here is my renewed committmemt to some sustainability goals for 2021 and 2022. Food consumption Continue eating a vegetarian diet, unless […]

  • Sustainability goals audit

    In 2020 I set some sustainability goals that I wanted to practice in 2020. Well it’s roughly a year later so let’s audit those goals and see how I am faring (probably not well!) This is also a chance for me o adjust course and set new goals if needed. Food consumption Continue eating a […]

  • What I am looking for in my house

    I am nothing if not an eager planner. Which means I am  Goals A dedicated office and workout space. A guest bedroom. A backyard that is easy to take care of. Lots of storage. Requirements House Should have a lot of natural light No carpeting in any of the rooms, An outdoor space such as […]

  • Moving into a storage unit

    In case you didn’t know I spent 3 glorious months in Washington D.C at a friend’s but that meant that my stuff had to find a new more compact home in the interim a.k.a a storage unit. So here are all the considerations that went into finding a storage unit. Things to ask yourself when […]

  • What I am looking for in my next apartment

    AUTHOR’S NOTE: This list has been updated after I have moved into my current place. I am nothing if not an eager planner. With my lease ending in a mere 4 months I am already thinking about my future residence. This blog is a list of things I am looking for in my future apartment. […]

  • My moving checklist

    AUTHOR’S NOTE: This list is being updated after yet another move. It has now been roughly 4 months since I moved into my current place and I still vividly remember being stressed out the entire time. I was worried that I had forgotten something. That I wouldn’t have internet when I moved or that my […]

  • Sustainable practices for the rest of 2020

    A few months ago, I talked about the sustainable practices I was committing to in 2020, however I missed out a large part of my daily life – reading. I read roughly 40 books a year and buying physical 40 physical books a year isn’t sustainable for me in terms of the space they occupy […]