Imagine a big urban area. What are the first materials and colours you see? Chances are, that those are materials like asphalt or other dark-coloured materials that are used to construct our buildings and streets. These are heat retaining that make our cities hotter -...

Simplicity is something that is being loved by many, especially if it comes to interior design. I am convinced this new focus has a lot to do with our changing attitude regarding material possesion as a form of status versus intellectual assets as symbol for...

You must know by now that I have sort of a little crush on the world. I know, my bed is in the Netherlands, but if you would count the days I am in it, I think it will be a close call. It is...

When I was about six years old, I got my first pet, a goldfish. It didn't survive for too long and I still do not know why that is. Whatever I tried, after a week of joy there where weeks of tears. For a very...

I believe there is nobody in this Western World that has not heard about the word sustainability yet. I even believe that most of us are, one way or another, involved with the subject or try to be responsible about it. With big issues as...

Our world is filled with beautiful landmarks, both made by nature and made by men. But although I always want to believe human beings are nothing but good, reality often shows different. Our monuments, heritage and historical sites have been destroyed, and not by natural disasters...

We are always online, which is actually so exhausting. We have major fear of missing out and we are refreshing the same way we are breathing. It isn't a hard thing to observe, it is a hard thing to change though. I honestly have to...

You what is the baddest thing about money, that you can only spend it once. So if spent on whatever, most of the time you can't get it back. One of the things we spend the most money on nowadays is travel, which is an...