• Life and blog

    How to become popular at work when you are an introvert.

    Being an introvert does not condemn you to spend your life alone and be outshone at work by more extraverted colleagues. Actually, introverts have assets that can make them very popular amongst their coworkers. If you learn to identify then and to use them, you can become one of the most popular people in the workplace. What does it mean to be an introvert? Introverts feel drained after spending time with people or in a loud, stimulating environment.  They need to spend time alone to regain their energy. Extroverts, on the contrary, feel energized when they are amongst people and get bored when they are alone. Being an introvert or…

  • STEM

    3 python projects for writers and books lovers

    Lately I haven’t been working on my coding skills much because I was so busy with the blogs and the children. I am potty training my second child right now and we are facing some difficulties. As he is supposed to begin nursery school in September, the situation is becoming critical…I have been thinking about how I could get more motivated with coding and I got an idea. I want to try to combine my learning to code with another of my interests, literature. So I thought about it and found some literature related python projects. 3 Python projects for writers and book lovers Novel characters personality test For this…

  • Life and blog

    10 relaxing activities for the whole family

    I have just spent a week holiday on the German countryside with my family. My husband and I tried to relax as well as we could with three small children. If you have small children yourself, you know what I mean… I tried to keep working on the blog (even without the Internet) and I thought this would be a good idea to write a list of relaxing activities for the whole family. This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more information. 10 relaxing activities for the whole family. Mandala coloring books We all know coloring books. This is a widespread activity for children and…

  • Books

    Great books to read if you are learning German

    Do you often read books in foreign languages? I can still remember the first time I read a book in another language. The book was Mathilda by Roald Dahl. I was 15 then and I was so proud I could read an entire book in English. To be honest, though, I had already read it in French a few years ago, which made it easier to understand the story. Reading books in a foreign language is a major step in learning a language. However, it is not always easy to choose books that are adopted to your language skills. I decided to write a few post with advice for language…

  • Life and blog

    How to change your life in 100 days

    Sometimes, you feel stuck. You have the feeling that you are not going further and that nothing can change in your life. How long does it take to change your life? Sometimes, it just takes a few seconds, the time to make one life-changing decision. Sometimes, this is the work of several years of strategic planning. When a new president gets elected, we all expect most of the major changes to happen in the first 100 days of the presidency. If a politician is able to change a country in this lapse of time, then you too are able to change your life in 100 days. 100 ideas to change your…