Becky QoF

I’ve moved!

Big news, folks! After weeks of hard work behind-the-scenes I now have my own stand-alone website where you can catch up with my blog, sign up to my newsletter (you know you want to), and buy all manner of delightful astronomical jewellery. In the interests of full disclosure, I'm also going to make this page… Continue reading I’ve moved!

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French: the language of fear

Throughout the world, French is known as that language of love. But for me, it's become the language of fear. When you move to a different country your first experiences with the language aren't over romantic dinners in intimate bistros, or reading the great literary works of Voltaire. Before you can do any of the… Continue reading French: the language of fear

Becky QoF

Astronomically accurate jewellery…

..."AT LAST!" I hear you cry! Since finishing my PhD in astrophysics this year, I've been beavering away, making all my astronomical jewellery dreams into a reality. Here are just a few of my absolute favourite pieces (and there's still plenty more to come!). Moon phases necklace The minimalist design and use of negative space… Continue reading Astronomically accurate jewellery…

Paris

Top 5 tips for moving to Paris

Moving to Paris is crazy, fun, terrifying, exciting...you name it, I've felt it. Here are 5 things I wish I'd known before we left: 1. Getting an apartment is hard, but not impossible. Landlords often demand 2 months' rent as deposit, and require that your salary is 3x your rent, so you may have to… Continue reading Top 5 tips for moving to Paris