Hello June! // Editorial

A new update a little later than usual, but it’s finally time for my favorite month of the year: June! It’s my birthday month, which makes me still as happy as when I was a little kid, and there’s an absolute ton of amazing things happening these upcoming few weeks. After months of careful and…

Music Menu #5 // May 2017

With the arrival of June comes the arrival of a brand-new Music Menu! This month is a strange mixture of Oscar and the Wolf’s new single, some Eurovision Songfestival classics and a great new podcast. These few weeks give me enough to do, with a lot of fresh new music on my playlist. These are…

Weekend Essentials // Music Festivals 2017

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that I love planning. Every Monday I love to sit down and plan out my week, I’m intrigued by the phenomenon of meal-planning and one of the best things about going on a holiday is to plan everything beforehand. With the music festivals slowly but steadily coming up, it’s time…

Music Menu // Albums To Listen To When Studying

Usually Music Menu installments happen at the end of every month, but this time make we’ll make a little exception. At the moment, I’m in my last week of university – still shocked about that realization – and my days are filled with studying, finishing projects, designing academic posters (how academic is one’s academic poster…

Festival Overview // Music Festivals 2017

Every good study starts with a clear and concise overview of the subject. A lay of the land, if you will. In this case, it’s a short and sweet list of the six biggest Summer music festivals of the Benelux, including Pinkpop, Best Kept Secret, Down The Rabbit Hole, Rock Werchter, Concert at Sea and…

The Honest Hour #9 // Happy Birthday Almost Famous Writer!

Happy birthday to… me? That’s right, Almost Famous Writer is celebrating its second birthday today! On May 13, 2015 I published my very first article on this teeny tiny corner of the Internet and today, two full years later, I’m still writing, editing, photographing and publishing. Back in 2015, I had nearly completed my first…

Moving Masters #2 // Visiting Open Houses

Once you have successfully plunged into the seemingly bottomless pit of dorms, rooms and apartments offered on rental websites, and graciously navigated your way through them, it’s time for the next step. The second installment of the Moving Masters series is all about that: visiting potential success stories. An apartment will always look different the…