The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A Fuck

In my neverending journey seeking the person that I am supposed to be, I started listening to audio books. I want to share my experience with you so I start with author Mark Manson. He wrote ‘The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A Fuck’. I like the title, it sounds appealing to me and it was mentioned in the category of personal development. What’s not to like. (more…)

Work and play in Madrid

As a digital nomad, Madrid can be a great choice if you want to work and play in a European city with a friendly climate and reasonable prices. Especially when you like the southern – Mediterranian – gastronomic culture. All the advantages of a big modern city combined with a relaxed way of living.  (more…)

Transportation in Europe

If you (are going to) travel frequently, it’s nice to know some travel rules and hacks. Even if you are a non-conformist like me, you can’t escape from (security) rules even if they seem ridiculous. Just stick to this list and everything will be fine. I even added some advice concerning traveling and transportation in Europe. (more…)

Traveling to Crete

When a fellow digital nomad asked me if I wanted to go traveling to Crete for a month I didn’t hesitate a bit. She rented this little apartment in the center of Heraklion and needed to change plans. So I took this opportunity to go to Greece. The last time I was here was in 1984 when I got engaged with my boyfriend back then. We never married …  (more…)

The art of effective planning

I call it an art. Effective planning is not something easily done. Well the planning is easy but the willpower to really act on your planning is something completely different. But it is necessary if you want things done. First Thing First as Stephen Covey put in his book using his famous time management matrix for setting priorities straight. (more…)