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Quality over quantity, any day, every day, especially when it comes to making new friendships. It all begins when everyone starts introducing themselves on  your course Facebook group, everyone’s being outspoken and all that, talking about their favorite hobbies, likes, dislikes, and all that kinda stuff. It gets more serious when your friend request icon […]

Settling in for the first time in Rotterdam can be a little bit tricky; starting with what to do, when to do it and where to do it. When I first got here, it seemed like an endless struggle to figure out the Dutch lifestyle and how it actually works. A couple of weeks went […]

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In: Habiba Ibrahim

30 Oct 2013

So, exams are just around the corner, final assignments are due, Halloween is in one day, a storm nearly wrecked my bike , I’m learning that patience is a virtue, and all I could do is pray for a miracle (or maybe put an end to procrastinating). For the last couple of weeks, all I’ve […]

Changes, yes, they happen, ALL THE TIME! What do you expect will happen to you when you start living somewhere else? It’s as complicated and confusing as it sounds; you will change, and it might be that your favorite color is no longer the one you like best. Your appreciation of arts might increase, and […]


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