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Pray for the Roach

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I had a giant roach in my room this morning, and let’s just say I did not handle this like a sensible adult. He was just cold! Did I deserve staying in this room more than he did? Is my life worth more than his? I’m so sorry, roach. I’m sorry you had to leave Read more

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Harry Potter Scarf

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Coming to you from atop a bloated suitcase: I’m taking a big journey, and Leo is traveling with me. I’d love to say we’re calm and collected, but y’all know we’re an anxious mess. Man, some hot tea and a nap would be lovely right about now. How do you deal with anxiety? Pls share Read more

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I’m Still Yana from the Block

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If you mix Barb with a dash of late 90s J-Lo and shoot the result in one of Moscow’s cutest cafes, this is what you might get. I’ve been loving those enormous hoop earrings, awful brown lipstick and silly snapbacks lately, are they finally having a come-back? Something about this outfit just says “attitude”, but Read more

A Glimpse of Fall

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This time of the year in Moscow is equally splendid and elusive – blink and you’ll miss it. Nature’s final grand show before the long and lifeless winter takes over, that brief moment when it almost seems summer will be victorious… It never is, of course, which gives this season the most bittersweet taste. I Read more

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Socks to Be You

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Could an extra-relaxed look become my post-Halloween tradition? This one is centered around the amazing printed socks from St. Friday, and as you can probaly tell, I’m still in a spooky mood. Shop the look: More fun socks:

In a world full of Nancys, Be a Barb

In a world full of Nancys, Be a Barbfeatured

The sweet, pure and innocent Barb, we all need friends like you and we need to be friends like you even more. How could I go as anyone else this Halloween? Ok, I did consider someone else from Stranger Things… Scroll to the bottom of the post to find out. I’m not exactly a pro at Read more

Getting Excited

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Coming to you in-between Leo’s procedures, oh, those fearful eyes and those trembling paws, why should you break my heart so. But he is getting better, and this gives me hope. This whole issue has been so intense, outside world pales in comparison. Meanwhile, the leaves turned yellow and the temperature started creeping below zero at Read more

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This Was a Happy Day

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The truth is, I couldn’t bring myself up to writing a blog post for the past week. If you’re following me on Instagram, you might know I’m going through another thing with Leo right now. Although I never wanted my blog to trigger those feelings in myself or others, I had an urge to publish Read more

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The September Edit

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Once again, I’m coming to you with the latest selection of items that flood my online shopping baskets by day and haunt my dreams by night. It’s autumn, so the urge to envelop oneself in layers upon layers of soft fabric grows constantly in one’s warm heart and icy toes. But I didn’t forget that Read more

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Autumn Colours Wishlist

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