Author: BarbaraBold

9 things every bartender wants you to know

9 things every bartender wants you to know

Have I ever wanted to dance around, chug a Malibu and pineapple and enjoy the party while I was working? Yes. Do I actually have time for that when the bar is three deep and drunk university guys are screaming for their Jägerbombs? No. It’s…

5 Romanian brands I want to tell everyone about: part I

5 Romanian brands I want to tell everyone about: part I

I’m what some people call a „mixed culture kid”. I’m half Romanian, half Hungarian, and now I live in a country where I can’t really speak any of these languages. I’ve been exposed to a large variety of aesthetics over the course of my life…

Sexism begins in the toy store

Sexism begins in the toy store

I can vividly recall a memory from when I was 7 and I visited one of my childhood friends. I remember being really shocked when I saw him playing with Barbies. What’s wrong with him, I was wondering back then, why isn’t he playing with…

Avem vreo șansă?

Avem vreo șansă?

13 Decembrie, Cluj Străzile sunt pline de oameni muți și surzi. Le vezi tristețea în ochi. Nu am mai fost demult pe aici. E deprimant într-un fel. Am nevoie de cineva să îmi spună de pe unde pot lua și eu vreun autobuz spre centru.…

Ce să îi spun copilului meu când vede doi bărbați sărutându-se pe stradă?

Ce să îi spun copilului meu când vede doi bărbați sărutându-se pe stradă?

În primul rând, nu ar trebui să îți ascunzi homofobia după o întrebare atât de banală și nici nu ar trebui să ți-o justifici cu ajutorul bibliei, spunând că dumnezeu a creat dragostea între o femeie și un bărbat. Tot el ne îndeamnă să nu…

Sfinția voastră, Viorica, I am very glad you exist

Sfinția voastră, Viorica, I am very glad you exist

Mi-ar plăcea să vorbesc despre women’s empowerment când vine vorba de Viorica Dăncilă, numită prim-ministru în ianuarie douăzeci optsprezece (got it?). Sau cum a declarat ea: „investită ca și prim-ministru”. Dar din păcate oricât de mândră aș încerca să fiu de faptul că o femeie,…

I’ve blossomed into what I wanted to be

I’ve blossomed into what I wanted to be

HU: Számomra az elkövetkező pár év a tanulás és a felelősség éve lesz. Mert projekteket kell készítenem, meg kell tanulnom a pénzt jobban kezelni és nem utolsó sorban nem pár nappal, hanem talán hónapokra előre gondolkozni. Most már nem mehetek ki egy cigire, ha éppen…

They have technology in their DNA!

They have technology in their DNA!

Generation Z’s consumer behaviours will totally change the world You can call them even Millennials on steroids, but don’t call them mini-Millennials because they aren’t and they will prove it every time they could. Born between 1995-2010, generation Z has a lifelong connection to technology,…

Influencers and other crap a.k.a. how are we drowning in the shoal of consumer society?- part 2

Influencers and other crap a.k.a. how are we drowning in the shoal of consumer society?- part 2

ENG: I could write hundreds of pages on how did the media become the major power structure of the world and I wouldn’t finish it in only one book. Because the media doesn’t only inform you, it also manipulates a whole society. The only question…

Matching the horizon

Matching the horizon

ENG: I know exactly what are you doing these days. Sunbathing, relaxing in the park and enjoying the sun, aren’t you? I did the same until I realised I have 10 days to finish all my assignments. The good thing is that even if I…