Tag: recommendations

Box It; or, Organising with the Mara Method

Recently I read an interesting post on My Messy World about organising with the Konmari Method. When I saw that Karla used Curver boxes to store her things, I felt […]

A New Me, a New Blog Theme

I’m a promiscuous person. At least as far as blog themes are concerned. After some three months with Sela, I exchanged the poor babe for the brand new Nucleare. With […]

Spread Beauty Challenge

I was invited for a mission to Mars – more precisely, I was challenged by the blogger behind The Mission to Mars to join in the Spread Beauty Challenge. Here is […]

Spread Love Challenge

I was invited by the lovely Juliet Qoey to participate in the Spread Love Challenge – thank you, I’m happy to join! These are the original rules. Rules Write ten […]

Men and Cats, Cats and Men

This is the crazy cat lady’s heaven.

Pripyat Ghost Town

Below is a selection of before and after photos from the abandoned town of Pripyat, Ukraine, heavily affected by the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster.

Czech Songs

As a Czech native, albeit not a particularly patriotic one, I’m now doing the obvious: sharing a random sample of domestic musical production. Bílá and Hapka: “Watching You Sleep” The […]

A Childless Divorcee in Ikea: Am I Even Allowed?

To say that I decided to furnish my new home with Ikea products sounds too much like a voluntary choice. In fact, I was reduced to condescend to Ikea, the […]

Powerful Photos

Motherhood (Domestic Bliss by Susan Copich) Military (The Veteran Art Project by Devin Mitchell)

Fun with Literary Classics

Click pictures to view large size. If Classic Writers Wrote for the Internet… If Classic Characters Had Mugshots… If Classic Writers Could Read These Reviews…

Hating on Monkeys

I have no complaints against monkeys, but it seems that many other people do. See below for a Polish proverb about monkeys that nobody wants, a German proverb about a dead […]

Celebrating (the) Muse

I think the band Muse chose their name appropriately, as their music happens to have an inspiring effect on me. Here are my/their favourite songs. Hopefully you won’t have nightmares […]

British Humour

Dear British, I love you. That is all.

Depressive Love Songs

Happy love songs suck. Hence, here goes a selection of my favourite depressive love songs. They are actually so depressive that if I were unhappily in love, they would make me kill […]


I don’t even like comics, but I love these.  

What Do You Do When Nobody’s Looking?

I’m neither going to tell you what you do nor what I do when alone, but the videos below might give you a clue. What Girls Do What Boys Do

Cat Party

Do you have a cat? And do you know what your feline does when you’re not at home? I doubt that!  

Photo 101: My Recent Photoblog Discoveries

WordPress Photo 101 challenge is done with, but not so much the beautiful photoblogs I came across when participating. While I risk that I’ll get my camera thrown at my head for […]