Not my Heroes – The Austrian Press Day

Not my Heroes – The Austrian Press Day

The 14th of June was the Austrian Press Day. Five agencies in Vienna presented their customers to journalists and bloggers. I got the invite from Heroes&Heroines a few weeks before and knew I had to go. Today I am sharing with you what I liked and why one …
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Pressure to lose the baby weight

Pressure to lose the baby weight

Every woman reacts to pregnancy differently. Some put on a ton of weight, some don’t gain any weight and some lose weight. But one thing they all have in common: their bodies don’t look the same after pregnancy. Although I am usually pretty open about my life and …
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Motherhood is not a competition

Motherhood is not a competition

I thought having a baby was hard enough. But that is just the beginning! Before even giving birth, I found out that everything is a competition for some mothers. Today I am sharing with you some thoughts on it.   MOTHERHOOD ISN’T A COMPETITION In some cases, it’s even …
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Are all vegans pushy and judgmental?

Are all vegans pushy and judgmental?

I am not a vegan, I’m not even a vegetarian, even though I do follow a mostly vegetarian diet. But I have vegan friends and I also know some very nice people who are vegan. Just like I know some very judgmental people who are vegan.  However, I have …
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Why Christmas is stressful and how to deal with it

Why Christmas is stressful and how to deal with it

Christmas Eve here and makes me think of all the different traditions in different countries. Even within a country, there are so many different customs! Christmas is all about family…or is it? I have a bittersweet feeling about this time of the year. See, I like the idea of …
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15 things people need to stop telling pregnant women

15 things people need to stop telling pregnant women

Somehow, as soon as a woman announces her pregnancy, everyone becomes an expert on it. And I mean everyone! It doesn’t matter if they have ever been pregnant, if they are doctors or if they even have a vagina. People will start giving you advice, whether you like it …
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[:en]My thoughts on Nivea’s lightening body lotion[:]

[:en]My thoughts on Nivea’s lightening body lotion[:]

[:en] Last night I came across a video promoting Nivea’s lightening body lotion. Nothing strange here, right? Except, it was an ad promoting Nivea’s lightening body lotion. In case you’re somewhat clueless on what this means: it’s a body lotion that lightens your skin tone when …
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Lets talk bras

Lets talk bras

Those of you who follow this blog since the beginning might remember my obsession for bras. I developed breasts fairly early and I wore the wrong size for years. Similar to shoes, beautiful bras became something I longed for, because I couldn’t have any. I mean, I grew up …
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Bloggers Stereotypes

Bloggers Stereotypes

One of the things that really annoys me is the reaction and preconceptions people have about bloggers. It took me a long time to not be afraid to say I’m a blogger and to actually feel good about it. It started just as a hobby, but turned into something …
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I’m ashamed…

I’m ashamed…

I woke up today thinking it was a pretty good day. It’s sunny and hot, but not too hot and I was feeling good, not too much pain and a having had a decent night of sleep. And then I opened facebook. And I saw people sharing things with …
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Is today’s generation doomed?

Is today’s generation doomed?

I’m part of what they call the “Generation Y”. This is the generation that was born between the early 1980’s and the late 2000’s. However, I think this generation should be divided into two different ones – the one that got to live without all the technology and the one&…
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Let’s talk: breastfeeding

Let’s talk: breastfeeding

With the rise of the new era of feminism, which I do want to address in another post, another thing has become an issue is breastfeeding in public. It’s been a very talked issue for quite some time and like with everything, everyone has an opinion and of course …
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