Rook Piercing – Price, Pain and Care

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After getting seven piercings in my earlobes and one helix piercing, I thought I was done with the whole “decorate my ears” phase. Until my friend Charlotte got a rook piercing. I loved how minimalistic it looked, because it’s quite hidden. She offered to come with me the week after to get one myself. I’m […]

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My Favourite Audiobooks

As a lover and student of creative writing, literature and storytelling I’ve decided that I do not read enough for my aspiring profession. I need to obsorbe stories! My Kindle has helped me read more books than my set reading goals, but now I have discovered another amazing tool that helps me consume book after […]

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The Online Spring Clean

After an almost never-ending winter, spring is finally here. And besides the upcoming flowers, slightly warmer weather and little green leaves, it’s also time for the well-known spring clean. One mistake most of us make is that we focus on our physical space only, even though we spend a lot of time in our online […]

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The “Living Abroad Blues”

It’s that time of the year. University essays are piling up, my bank account is worried about the amount of Christmas presents I still need to buy and I am missing home. My parents’ visit to England last week was absolutely amazing! But soon as they left a massive wave of homesickness crashed over me. […]

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The Dangers of the Winter Sun

Today I’m super happy to announce the very first guest blog on The Navigatio. Written by the wonderful The Skin Careless. Make sure to check out her blog after reading this post! The dangers of the winter sun It’s a chilly winter morning. You reach over and pull apart the curtains and take a look outside […]

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Getting over your fear of flying

As a Dutchie living in England and a lover of travelling, planes are like buses to me. I fly at least eight times a year; sometimes even more. This includes visiting my hometown in the Netherlands, going back to my home in Manchester and holidays. And even with all these flights every year, I am still scared […]

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My favourite Instagram Accounts

As you might have read in my “How I edit my Instagram Photos” post, you know that Instagram is by far my favourite social media platform. I love how much creativity you can put into your photos and your feed as a whole. And some accounts that I follow really have their Instagram theme together! […]

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Dream holiday destinations | Palm Springs*

In this new little segment I’ll talk about the places that I haven’t been to yet, but would love to visit and why! As a traveler, I’ve been to many different countries and cities but that only makes me more excited to discover new places. Today I’d love to talk to you about one of […]

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Kindle VS Paper Books

As an English and Creative Writing student, I almost feel embarrassed to say that I own – and love owning – a kindle. Don’t get me wrong, books are my all-time favourite. The smell, the feel, everything. I still read paper books, buy the ones with pretty covers and collect my favourite stories in my […]

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Foundation Coffee House | Cafe Review

Today we will continue our little journey through my favourite coffee spots in Manchester: Foundation Coffee House. I only recently discovered this cafe but they do some amazing drinks and the spacious coffee bar has a really nice and productive vibe to it. The vibes Ezra&Gil , the cafe we looked at last week, is definitely […]

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