What do you want to be when you grow up?

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Do you remember how old you were when you were first asked the question: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I personally cannot remember the exact age but I can clearly remember that I wanted to be an actress or a tv presenter. I also used to keep diaries and write [...]

Sometimes the fear won’t go away, so you’ll have to do it afraid

Sometimes the fear won’t go away, so you’ll have to do it afraid

In 2016 we went skiing in Mayrhofen (Austria) with a group of friends. Although I have been skiing since I was six years old my skiing skills were finally put to a serious test: the Harakiri Run. With a grade of up to 78 percent, you can get shivers by just looking at the slope. [...]

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

This quote is often erroneously attributed to Confucius, but it is actually by the Chinese philosopher Laozi and in Chinese it should look like this: 千里之行,始於足下 (or at least according to Wikipedia). What it means is actually that even the longest and most difficult ventures have a starting point. Well, let this article be the [...]