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Me 2016: “I’m not going to start a blog like everyone else that moves to London, I’ll have nothing to say.” Me 2018: “I HAVE ALL OF THE THINGS TO SAY!” Thanks for clicking some link that I’ve posted all around the web for strangers (and some friends) to find. I’m Nikola-Anne, a twenty-something Australian,…

Ajok Deng

Creative Collaborations is all about sharing with you all the inspiring and talented people I see kicking butt around the world through their chosen social media channels. Like the look or sound of these creatives? Give them a follow! This week we meet Ajok from Mountain View, California, USA. The thing that drew me to…

What I Achieved in 2018

Warning: soppy post ahead! When the end of the year comes, regardless of my current feelings, I feel the need to look back and be proud of all I’ve achieved. It puts all the little struggles in perspective and reminds me all I have to be grateful for. I HIGHLY suggest, even if on your…

My Top 10 Shows to Stream Right Now

Recently I moved into a new place with a lovely housemate, who had just purchased and INCREDIBLE television with everything I could ever want on there (no Hulu or Amazon but everything else so take a deep breath). So naturally during my deep exhaustion phase, after my insanely past few weeks, I decided to acquaint…

Sarah- Something About Melbourne

Creative Collaborations is all about sharing with you all the inspiring and talented people I see kicking butt around the world through their chosen social media channels. Like the look or sound of these creatives? Give them a follow! Today, meet Sarah from Melbourne! Sarah runs the @something_about_melbourne page on Instagram. Her enthusiasm for Melbourne…

My Favourite Christmas Movies Right Now

If you ask anyone that knows me fairly well, they should tell you that ‘love’ doesn’t quite describe my feelings towards Christmas. Having now experienced two white Christmas’, I hoped back on the Christmas cheer and now have an appreciation for how Christmas is celebrated back home in Australia. Although there’s no Aussie Christmas movies…

Elize in Wonderland

Welcome to the new section of my blog where I highlight some of the talented creatives that I’ve followed from around the world. These fortnightly posts will highlight a small amount of the talent that is already out there, and hopefully promote more collaboration, rather than competition between creatives. This week we’re highlighting the work…

My Tips to Avoid Burnout

You don’t have to hate your job, or dislike the people around you or where you live; you just have to be done. Exhausted. Drained. Where the thought of being social, or cooking dinner or doing anything than what you absolutely have to wears you down. That’s burnout. It can be from a number of…

Live With Elle

Welcome to the new section of my blog where I highlight some of the talented creatives that I’ve followed from around the world. These fortnightly posts will highlight a small amount of the talent that is already out there, and hopefully promote more collaboration, rather than competition between creatives. This week we’re highlighting the work…

Lola Hubner

Welcome to the new section of my blog where I highlight some of the talented creatives that I’ve followed from around the world. These fortnightly posts will highlight a small amount of the talent that is already out there, and hopefully promote more collaboration, rather than competition between creatives. This week we’re highlighting the work…

Teaching agencies in London: supply or long contracts?

Teaching in London is exciting, challenging and rewarding. I can say my experiences shaped not only my teaching, but also many of my beliefs. If you are in contact with an agency (generally how overseas teachers get started) you’ll be asked a question up front: supply or contract? Each have their pros and cons, so…