Change of Scenery

It's been way too long since I've had the time to sit down somewhere, outside of my own home to do some creative writing. So to finally have a weekend where I don't have much planned, and also was able to get out of the house at a reasonable time, feels amazing! And one of... Continue Reading →


Magical Mornings ● POEM

There are mornings that are different They feel like magic  In the way that they resemble No other mornings  In the way that the coffee Tastes a little bit more But mostly in the way that they feel Like the beginning  Of something new ☼ ©Christina de Vries  

I Am Surrounded by Superwomen!

8th of March. International Women's Day! And after a day of attention around my gender, I have reflected a bit on how much I am surrounded by everyday Superwomen and Goddesses.  There are so many wonderful women in my life, and I don't believe that they get nearly as much credit as they deserve.  These are... Continue Reading →

Learning a New Language

For a while now, I've been using Duolingo to practice a new language. As you may have noticed, my last name isn't all that Norwegian! But it is as common in the Netherlands as many of the most common Norwegian last names are. My Dutch heritage (on my father's side) goes pretty far back, and... Continue Reading →

The Poetry That Moves Me

From time to time I come across writers and poets that has a way of putting words together that moves me beyond anything I could have ever imagined. It's such an intense and wonderful feeling at the same time, and whenever it happens I really do appreciate it although it might be painful. But there's... Continue Reading →

Endless Ride ● POEM

Round and round and round we go On this seemingly endless ride I see you there But you're not close  You're across from me And how I fear  That separate carts Is how it's meant to be ☼ ©Christina de Vries

Don’t Grow Up! It’s a Trap!

Sometimes I really feel like being swept away be Peter and fly off to Neverland. To stay a playful child forever and not having to worry about grownup problems. But whenever I find myself wishing to go, I have to remind myself that everyday life is filled with bits and pieces of Neverland. All you... Continue Reading →


In August 2017, Marriott opened its very first hotel in Norway, and they named it Moxy. The Moxy brand is designed to capture the rapidly emerging millennial traveler. The new brand combines stylish design and approachable service at an affordable price point. We know that your way of traveling is new, so we’ve done our... Continue Reading →

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