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Alexandra Rusu

Student of English and Swedish. Cat lover. Cocktail and tattoo enthusiast. I love art and fantasy novels and I occasionally write poetry.
Dutch baby pancake

Dutch baby – the best pancake you’ll ever eat

You probably get very excited about pancakes if you’re both a breakfast lover and a dessert lover like me. Not only are they a...
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4 room décor stores that can make your bedroom feel more welcoming

Your bedroom is one of the most important things in your life – it’s the place where you sleep and where you can relax...
Studying tips

Studying – 4 tips on how to be better focused on it

Exam sessions are here, and if you’re in university you know how difficult studying can be. Pair it with the extra stress of upcoming...
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The easiest, most basic cake recipe you’ll ever need

Everyone loves cake. It’s the most common dessert out there, and there are thousands of types of it. Knowing how to bake a basic...
screen time

3 easy ways of reducing your screen time

I don’t know about you, but screen time is one of my biggest issues: not only does spending too much time in front of...
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Fashion in summer 2022 – here’s what to add to your closet

Summer is fast approaching, and, just like every year, new fashion trends are emerging. It can be hard to know which of them will only be around for a couple of weeks and which of them are here to stay.

4 essentials for a good skincare routine

10+ step skincare routines have become more and more popular over the last few years, and while it’s great to take care of your...

Victoria’s Secret semi-annual sales: why they’re worth waiting for

We all know Victoria’s Secret – the world-famous bras and lingerie that are both gorgeous and incredibly high quality.
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4 easy ways of incorporating more vegetables into your diet

The reason most people don’t really eat that many vegetables is because they thing they taste bad – and that’s largely because they’re not cooking or seasoning them properly.

3 tips for making cooking easier if you’re a student

Cooking is a valuable life skill that everyone should have, but it can be hard for some to master it.

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The pros and cons of shaving or buzzing your hair off

If you are considering shaving your head, consider reading this article about the pros and cons of shaving or buzzing your hair off.
4 advantages and disadvantages of eating at restaurants

4 advantages and disadvantages of eating at restaurants

I've decided to make a list of the benefits of eating at restaurants, but also the drawbacks which made me choose home-cooked meals.

XS by Rina Sawayama, A Powerful Song About How Consumerism Is Destroying Our Planet

XS is an anti-capitalist song that mocks hyper-consumption, in the age of climate change and pollution, where we all are guilty of consumption. The...

Family: 5 reasons why it’s important in shaping a child’s personality

The family is the one to plant the first seeds of children's behaviour, way of thinking and values. In what follows, I will present 4 situations where familial influence plays a key role in shaping a child's personality.

Sigmund Freud’s Depiction of Daddy/Mommy Issues

The idea of daddy/mommy issues is quite recurrent in present-day society. It is one of the main issues Gen Z is struggling with. Even though this may seem new, Freud actually discussed it a long time ago.