terracotta /ˌtɛrəˈkɒtə/

“baked earth.” [Alt captions: portrait pictures of the author of the blog. The feel and looks are described below.] Photos of Emilie F. Yaakaar by Emilie F. Yaakaar. Pictures were taken at home in January 2021. All Rights Reserved © 2021. details aesthetic: soft dewy + colourful print + neutral-warm Mediterranean tones. style: Simple indoorsContinue reading “terracotta /ˌtɛrəˈkɒtə/”

Trip to Calais & Dunkirk: Part 1.’My Decision to Volunteer’

(Between the 19th and 23rd of March 2016, I went to France to volunteer as part of the humanitarian response to support asylum seekers and migrants in ‘the Jungle’ refugee camp (Calais) and in the Grande-Synthe refugee camp (Dunkirk). I didn’t go alone: I joined a group of students from my university. We travelled toContinue reading “Trip to Calais & Dunkirk: Part 1.’My Decision to Volunteer’”