The Reality of Valentine’s Day (for a Masters Student)


Welcome to Blogmas with The Girl with an Accent!

Hi my lovely readers! I know I've been a bit MIA lately... life happens as you all know. November flew by in a blink of an eye and, would you have it, it's already the last month of the year 2016! I've seen many bloggers and YouTubers do blogmas/vlogmas and thought I'd give it a … Continue reading Welcome to Blogmas with The Girl with an Accent!

Deep Thoughts During Diwali

It's this time of year that get me thinking about my roots or where I really come from. This time of year, you think? You're probably thinking I'm referring to Halloween. No, my friend, Halloween doesn't conjure up deep thought but rather the auspicious day of Diwali. The festival of lights that is celebrated joyously … Continue reading Deep Thoughts During Diwali

Halloween Make-up Inspiration

Hello my lovely readers! It's Friday! My favourite day of the week. The day where doing actual work isn't so bad because you know when you go home, it'll be an epic night whether it's having far too many cocktails or finishing a tube of Pringles while binge watching Gilmore Girls (guilty!). So let's get … Continue reading Halloween Make-up Inspiration

Valentine’s Day Make-up and the like.

Alright so here's my first attempt to create a look that adheres to an occasion, if you will. Okay so I just really liked how my make-up looked yesterday so I decided, why not share it with you wonderful people? Okay so it's not exactly characteristic of usual "Valentine's day" make-up looks. I've seen so … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Make-up and the like.

It’s a Brand New 2016!

It's already 2016, can you believe how quickly time flies? For me, 2015 was a year of changes and exploring new things, such as new places, new me, and my new blog! I finally moved out and am now living on my own in my studio apartment, which I absolutely love. I discovered new things about … Continue reading It’s a Brand New 2016!

My top 10 Christmas Films!

The holidays have begun, which means I've been spending a lot of time baking and watching Christmas films (sometimes simultaneously...). I like to thoroughly capture that Christmas feeling as much as I can. One way I do that is by watching Christmas themed films. So, here's my top 10 must watch every year: The Santa … Continue reading My top 10 Christmas Films!

Christmas Decor

Hi guys! 'Tis the season!! I love this time of year for it's wonderful Christmas cheer. One of the things I love is decorating my place for the holidays. This is the first time I'm not packing my bags and flying to London to relatives. With all the work I've got to do it being … Continue reading Christmas Decor

Dusseldorf Christmas Market

Last weekend my friends and I made a trip to one of Europe's famous Christmas markets. We went to the market in Dusseldorf for a day. I had heard so many good things about these markets that I couldn't wait to finally go to one! Germany is really nearby where I live so the trip … Continue reading Dusseldorf Christmas Market

Indian Night

Every year around Diwali, I plan an Indian dinner for just a couple of my closest friends. I experiment with different Indian recipes and just have a good time celebrating the Hindu festival. I can't deny that it always takes a lot of effort. (I was in the kitchen all day yesterday!) It's only once … Continue reading Indian Night