Ines Neto dos Santos, artist and chef-in-making takes our Q and Age challenge.
Q1: How old are you?
A: 24
Q2: What makes you happy?
A: Crispy sunny mornings in Spring, cooking for friends.
Q3: What makes you feel confident?
A: When I am heard and understood, by loved ones or strangers. Seeing a positive effect of something I did towards someone else.
Q4: Share one thing that really annoys you in your everyday life
A: Feeling like there’s never enough time to do everything I want to do. Commuting on the tube.
Q5: What are the things you find you often wish for?
A: Travelling. Seeing my family more. Currently, a studio space.
Q6: If you could invent anything at all, what would it be?
A: Hyper-fast, low-environmental-impact travelling technology.
Q7: What do you think we have in common across generations?
A: Dreaming. Making wishes. Emotions! Love, insecurity, rage, sadness… Wanting to spend time with people we love.
Q8: We are living on average an extra 10 years, right in the middle of our lives. What would you like to do with your Xtra10?
A: Find more time for myself and the ones I love. Go travelling for one of those 10 years. Not worry about what other people are thinking.
Q9: When you look at your life what do you hope to still achieve?
A: A good work-life balance. Put to practice all the ideas I have on paper. Bring people together through art and food and show we’re all made of the same things.
Q10: How would describe yourself in 20 words, or less?
A: Fidgety, preoccupied, quiet, dreamer, goal-setter, love-giving, love-needing, overthinker, artist, trusting, naive, excited, positive, calm.