• Books,  Languages

    Reading books in a foreign language

    When you are learning a new language, the moment when you start actually reading books in this language is both exciting and a little scary. It is important to prepare yourself well and choose carefully which book you want to read The benefits of reading books in a foreign language When you are learning a new language, reading a book is one of the best way to both increase your vocabulary and give you a better feeling of how the language works grammatically. If you are fond of a foreign writer, reading his or her books in their native language is a great way to understand the author’s work better:…

  • Books,  Uncategorized

    Disney Book Tag!

    I have been looking lately for a light, book related idea for a blog post. When I found the Disney Book Tag on the blog Reading Reading Reading, I thought this was exactly what I was looking for. This post may contain affiliate links. See the Disclosures page for more information. #1. The Little Mermaid – A character that is out of their element, a “Fish out of Water”. I would say Mowgli in The Jungle Book (Rudyard Kipling). There is a moment in the book when Bagheera explains to him that she grew up by human people before she escaped and came to the jungle. Then she was the…

  • Life and blog

    Goals for Q1 2021

    Happy new year! 2021 has now begun and it is a good time for a fresh new start and new goals. 2020 was a difficult year for most of us. I would not say it was a useless year because we learned a lot about ourselves and the world we live in but still, it was not the best year ever. Reviewing my goals for Q4 2020 Blogtober challenge in October -> Done. It worked better than expected. Teach my daughter to ride a bike -> Still in progress. As I was 4 weeks away with the boys, I had not had so much time to work with her on…