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Why I started IZMALKOWA?

Reading Time: 7 minutes I am normally the master of making short stories long. But since being Nominated for Businesswomen of the year is not something that happens to me every day, or even every year, I am going

#1 rule of the world champion

Reading Time: 6 minutes “Some people don’t walk because they don’t want to walk. They’re unable to do anything about it. Physically they can. But mentally they cannot. And that’s why they don’t walk.” That’s what my physical therapist

3 tips for people who, like me – are always hungry

Reading Time: 6 minutes I’ve always been hungry. Ever since I remember, that is, since I was 13, I have been permanently hungry. I was eating and although I didn’t even finish, I was already longing for another meal.

1 way to have your dream job

Reading Time: 5 minutes You were a photo journalist and you quit it to become… a chef? It’s not that there’s something wrong with the being a chef – I don’t cook so I have a lot of respect

Control freak 2

Reading Time: 3 minutes One way ticket, funeral of control freak! Such a hardcore for me – no plans, no plan B, because no plan A. When I met travellers like this, I was always full of admiration and

Control freak 1

Reading Time: 3 minutes As any control freak I have been denying the fact that I am one for a long time. ME – I don’t control and definitely not obsessively. People are simply not as organised, thorough or

SWOT will not make the dreams come true

Reading Time: 4 minutes Skas is a well-known Indonesian fashion photographer. He has his studio in Jakarta and several really good campaigns on his account. So many photographers – at least ones I know – have no special education

Place DOES matter

Reading Time: 4 minutes In every Buddhist book you’d read that the place has nothing to do with happiness, and that it makes no difference whether you are up in Himalayas, or in Mokotow. All you need is to

What does “the real life” mean?, Rapa Nui

Reading Time: 3 minutes For many years my love has been a tiny island on the Pacific Ocean – Rapa Nui. It was love from the first sight. Travelling from the airport to the hotel I already wanted re-book