I noticed that my Get to Know me tag post has gained some traffic and I thought that it was time to do an updated one. So here we go.
What is your name
Marianne Saga Österlund
What does your name mean?
Marianne is a French name, and also the national symbol of the French Republic. My parents chose the name because it also included my mother’s name, Anne. My middle name Saga is after my late grandfather’s mother.
Where are you from?
I am from Finland
Where do you live?
Right now, I live in Stockholm, Sweden.
What do you do for a living?
At the moment I am a full-time Economics student
What is your favorite color?
How can I possibly chose one?
What is your star sign?
What is your favorite music genre?
Who is your favorite musician?
Beyoncé, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran are my favourite artists.
A good salad or grilled vegetables
I played floor ball for many years, but nowadays I am more into yoga or pilates. And running is always some kind of therapy for me.
What is something you are talented at?
I would say I am pretty good at drawing and I wish I had more time to draw.
What is something you wish you were talented at?
Dancing. I am an awful dancer.
Are you competitive?
Yes and no. If I know that I have chances to win something I will do everything in my power to win, but then again if I know that the subject is something I am not good at I will most likely let it go.
What are some of your bad habits?
What are 3 long term goals?
Having a successful career in the fashion industry, travelling the world, and buying an apartment in Paris.
What are 3 short term goals?
Finishing my studies, working/creating with my blog,
Who is your role model?
Which of your parents are you more like?
OMG, my mother. We look a like and we think a like.
Which of your parents are you closest to?
I am very close to both of my parents, but to my mother I can talk about everything.
What is the last book you read?
Big little lies by Liane Moriarty and right now I am reading Miss You by Kate Eberlen
What is your favorite fairytale?
The little Mermaid
What is your favorite quote?
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do, than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
– Mark Twain
Favorite subject in school?
Subject you were best at?
Who has left the most impact on your life?
My late grandfather
What app do you use most?
What piece of technology can you not live without?
What is on top of your bucket list?
Traveling, being inspired and creating
Best memory you have?
All my childhood memories from our summer place
If you could give your younger self any advice what would it be?
Don’t spend time with toxicaiting people
What is your eye color?
In light they are more green and in darker they are more brown
I hope you liked this post and if you have any questions feel free to ask in the comments!