5 inspirational films I discovered last month

Do you recall watching a film that made you want to quit your current lifestyle, spread wings and conquer the world? I could bet that very few were left indifferent after  watching The Pursuit of Happiness or Forrest Gump. Although some of my friends consider watching films as a waste of time, I openly and […]

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The secret of everlasting love

One of the most exciting things about travelling is to learn from people you meet on the way. They can look differently, wear surprising clothes, have darker skin or original beliefs, nonetheless it doesn’t make your communication more difficult or bizarre. On the contrary! You realise that this vast cultural gap between the both of […]

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Is becoming rich and famous really the answer?

The magic of words is when you read a randomly encountered quote and it suddenly turns your world upside down. A combination of letters holds a powerful meaning that drastically changes your mood, makes you smile or moves to tears. That happens to me once in a while and I believe I’m not the only […]

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Stable & steady: guarantee of happiness?

An ordinary conversation with my grandmother on the phone. After a series of random everyday-life questions, followed by a moment of silence, here is what she eventually says: – I wish it’ll all come out right in the end… – What do you mean? – You know, that you will have a stable job, a […]

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Stop postponing, start doing

Here I am again, after numerous months of postponing. Why did it take me so long? Because of the same reasons that – I dare presume – stop most of you from moving forward with plans. Laziness hidden behind the necessity to take rest, busy agenda hidden behind the wrong organisation of time and, finally, the […]

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Moka and soap don’t make a good couple

Moka, a small coffee machine you will probably come across in 99% of Italian households, is probably one of the easiest utensils to wash. All you need is… WATER! Actually, I should have put it the other way round: water is the only thing you should use to wash it. No soap, harsh sponges, brushes […]

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