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best served on ice.

Moet Chandon Ice Imperial - Best Served on Ice | Bikinis & Passports

Lately, I have been really happy. I don’t know how else to put it. It is hard to find the exact reason or words to describe the feeling, but after a very travel-intense month in April with barely any time at home or with Mike (aka my rock), May has been such a welcome change in pace.

We celebrated my mom’s birthday with the whole family and my brother even flew in from Australia, the weather is finally starting to look like Summer is coming our way, my sister is back in Vienna after 9 month in Berlin (meaning: we’re back to Sunday pasta nights) and I have had time to spend at home, enjoying Vienna. …

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BEAUTY TALK: enhance, don’t cover up.

Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact SPF 35 Review | Bikinis & Passports

I love my freckles, that’s nothing new. And I like to show them – again, nothing new. But I will tell you about something that is actually new: The Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact. In the past, I always associated lots of coverage and a more cake-like make-up with the word “foundation”. I am all about a natural look, so I thought it just wasn’t right for me. Well, turns out not all foundations are equal!…

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FOR THE HOME: palm prints & a touch of vintage.

FOR THE HOME: Etsy Vintage Magazine Rack | Bikinis & Passports

One of my favorite times of the year is definitely late Spring. When it is starting to feel like Summer, the days are getting longer and peonies are starting to pop up at the flower shops. It is also the time of the year that I get most excited about our home. With warmer days, we get our second living room (aka the terrace) back and I love to make little changes around the rest of the place….

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HOW TO: 5 tips for a productive morning.

Nespresso Lungo Morning: 5 Tips For a Productive Morning Routine | Bikinis & Passports

Being self-employed for almost 3 years now (yay!) has been one of the greatest lessons in life to me personally. I feel like I have grown and learned so much. It has taught me better time management, to be more organized (at least I try), to take responsibility and to have discipline. And it has also given me a lot of freedom!

In theory, I could sleep until noon, eat ice cream in bed and stay in my P.J.s all day….

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