Online shopping has become popular, but it has its drawbacks.

Preparing for Christmas has been an adventure for us.

We had ordered our Christmas tree from Groningen, Netherlands. When we placed the order, we already knew there would be a delay of half a week.

Due to a loading error, our package first made a trip through Karlsruhe and Frankfurt in Germany, then through Mechelen before arriving in Antwerp, Belgium. This error has at least doubled the expected delivery time.

Finally, we could set up the tree. And then, we discovered the next problem.

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After unpacking the new Christmas lights…


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It can sometimes happen that you find yourself with difficulties such as:

  • Weight loss plateaus
  • Unhealthy habits
  • Discomfort
  • Gaining weight

These can be confusing. However, there’s one crucial thing about them:

These are not signs that you have stopped losing weight.

Instead, these difficulties are signs that your human metabolism is working.

Tamara Wijsman

Mobile/Web Design & Development; Social Media Marketing; Life Improvement & Personal Productivity; Enthusiasm in Science & Tech

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