Archives: April 2017

What’s going on in my life?

Still here, in Umeå, the north of Sweden. It feels strange that almost two years has passed, time really flies. I wanted to share what’s happening at the moment and what I’m planning to do when I’m done with studies. I guess, for many these are big questions and when we’re done with studying we […]

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International Students Confessions on Swedes Behavior and Interest

Months passed, and seasons changed. Coming from different countries in the south, east, and west of Sweden, the international students at Uppsala University have to adjust to a new lifestyle, The Swedish Lifestyle. Without any signs, we have become more Swedish than before (the symptoms may vary from each individual). Yes, we eat köttbullar with lingonberry jam now. […]

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The Ultimate Recipe To Make Yourself Happy

” Chocolate provides serotonin hormone, and it makes you happy. ” I am not saying this, science experts say. Well, I do not oppose this basic fixation since I have numerous experiences approving this statement. When my mood fells down or any moment I am bored, a piece of chocolate makes me say: ” I […]

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Finding Old Tjikko: World’s Third Oldest Tree

First of all, allow me to say happy birthday to our beloved Earth. Happy birthday, Earth! I don’t really know how old he is, but I am happy that we declare April 22nd as Earth Day. Now to celebrate it, I will write about the best tree I’ve ever met. His name is Old Tjikko. […]

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Gamla Linköping – The Old Town with a twist

Gamla Linköping is the Old Town of Linköping (gamla=old). If you are in any Swedish city and you are seeing signs to Gamla Stan, you can be sure that you are heading towards the Old Town. Linköping’s Old Town however has a little twist, and is not just the typical ancient part of a city […]

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Five thesis writing tips for procrastinators

Whatever they say, writing a thesis is hard nut to crack. And if you’re a procrastinator, lots of things are left to finish in minimal time. So here’s a list of five things that work great for me to get things done faster, maybe they will for you too? 1. Get your social media under control […]

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