Why It Matters To Set Your Own Social Limits

March, 2020, it was the start of the Corona Pandemic here in the Netherlands. A week prior to the lockdown measures were in place I was already home with a burn-out. Years of built up stress and always giving in to social pressure from people got me in this position. It was one of theContinue reading “Why It Matters To Set Your Own Social Limits”

What It’s Like Living With A Witch

Hello everyone, Jeffrey here! Today I’d like to share some of my experience of living with an actual, green witch with you! As most of you know, Bren is a traditional green witch and we have been living together for over three years now.  We hear a lot of questions of people who are curiousContinue reading “What It’s Like Living With A Witch”

Review: How To Think Like A Roman Emperor — Donald Robertson

Genre: Non-Fiction / Philosophy / Psychology Publisher: MacMillan Audio / Audible ISBN: 9781250621436 Edition: Audiobook Length: 8h 30m Release Date: 02-04-2019 Summary: The life-changing principles of Stoicism taught through the story of its most famous proponent. Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius was the final famous Stoic philosopher of the ancient world. The Meditations, his personal journal,Continue reading “Review: How To Think Like A Roman Emperor — Donald Robertson”

How I Deal With Fear Of Missing Out, Part 2

Last week I told you about how I deal with Fear of Missing Out, or FOMO for short. In that blog entry I focussed on the part of FOMO that has everything to do with the sheer amount of options we have to spend our free time with all kinds of different media. What IContinue reading “How I Deal With Fear Of Missing Out, Part 2”

How I Deal With Fear Of Missing Out

Fear of missing out, or FOMO as some people refer to it, can be a real pain in the arse. How often have you not heard friends, family or colleagues tell you about this latest show on Netflix, movie, book, or videogame that you absolutely have to check? I’ve had my fair share of theseContinue reading “How I Deal With Fear Of Missing Out”

Review: Stolen Focus — Johann Hari

Genre: Non-Fiction / Psychology Publisher: Crown Publishing Group / Audible ISBN: 9780593138519 Edition: Audiobook Page count: 368 Release Date: 25-01-2022 Summary: Why have we lost our ability to focus? What are the causes? And, most importantly, how do we get it back? For Stolen Focus, internationally best-selling author Johann Hari went on a three-year journeyContinue reading “Review: Stolen Focus — Johann Hari”

Twenty-two, Two, Twenty-Two, “I do”

Every year around December I write down ten goals for the next year. Ten things I really want to achieve, most of them revolve around writing and blogging, because that’s what I enjoy doing in my spare time and writing is a skill I want to keep developing. Usually I share these goals on myContinue reading “Twenty-two, Two, Twenty-Two, “I do””

💚💚💚 Blessed Imbolc 💚💚💚

💚💚💚Blessed Imbolc💚💚💚 Imbolc (Oimelc, St. Brigid’s day) is the festival that marks the end of winter and brings us the hope of warmth and light, we’re getting closer to spring time. Normally around this time of the year the ground is covered with snow and it’s so cold and freezing, everything happens underground, but ifContinue reading “💚💚💚 Blessed Imbolc 💚💚💚”