HAPPY GALENTINE’S DAY

HAPPY GALENTINE’S DAY

Happy Galentine’s Day! If you’re new to the phenomenon, welcome! Depending on how you choose to look at it, this is either … View Post
TRAINING FOR A MARATHON: PART ONE, THE BEGINNING

TRAINING FOR A MARATHON: PART ONE, THE BEGINNING

Back in October, I signed up to run Edinburgh Marathon. Three months have now passed since that moment of what can only be described … View Post
MY THIN PRIVILEGE

MY THIN PRIVILEGE

Prior to this week, if someone were to accuse me of having “thin privilege”, I’d very quickly feel my heckles start to rise. … View Post
THE BALANCING ACT AND THE TIGHTROPES WE WALK.

THE BALANCING ACT AND THE TIGHTROPES WE WALK.

Life is a balancing act. Yes yes, here I go again, pointing out the bloody obvious, but it’s true. Your life, and the … View Post
LET’S TALK ABOUT OUR WORK-PLACE LANGUAGE

LET’S TALK ABOUT OUR WORK-PLACE LANGUAGE

“I’m so sorry to bother you, I was just wondering if you had received my last email…” Hello and welcome to one of … View Post
THOUGHTS FROM A SNOWFLAKE

THOUGHTS FROM A SNOWFLAKE

I am part of generation snowflake. For a long time we were known as children, at some point we became millennials and then at … View Post
“NOT ALL MEN”

“NOT ALL MEN”

I’m about to embark on an impossible blog post. But after a week of chaos; the Government finally imploding, a light dusting of … View Post
HOW TO MAKE LIFE BETTER WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE A SACK OF DICKS

HOW TO MAKE LIFE BETTER WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE A SACK OF DICKS

In the self-care era, if there is one thing that we are encouraged to do more than anything else, it’s to do everything … View Post
THE MENTAL EXHAUSTION OF LIVING WITH A CONFUSING CHRONIC ILLNESS.

THE MENTAL EXHAUSTION OF LIVING WITH A CONFUSING CHRONIC ILLNESS.

On Friday I was given a diagnosis for an illness that I have struggled with, on and off, for just over four years. If … View Post
WHY I’M NOT A VEGAN

WHY I’M NOT A VEGAN

I am not a vegan. There, I said it. Before I get properly stuck into this blog post (and I fully intend to go … View Post
A BEGINNER TRIES BOXING AT KOBOX

A BEGINNER TRIES BOXING AT KOBOX

If exercising until you think you’re going to vomit is your sort of thing, then KOBOX is for you… A beginner tries is … View Post
DRESSING WHEN YOU HAVE IBS

DRESSING WHEN YOU HAVE IBS

IBS is fucking shit for a whole plethora of reasons. I’ve written about this numerous times before, (I’ve popped links to those … View Post
THE “NEW YEAR, NEW YOU” CULTURE.

THE “NEW YEAR, NEW YOU” CULTURE.

The only thing more prevalent now, than people making sweeping declarations about how a “New Year” means a “New You”, are the masses of … View Post
A RESPONSE TO JAN MOIR’S MISERABLE DAILY MAIL ARTICLE ON NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS.

A RESPONSE TO JAN MOIR’S MISERABLE DAILY MAIL ARTICLE ON NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS.

This morning, The Daily Mail published an article entitled: “Please, Cheryl, let 2019 be the year you give us ALL a break. Jan Moir Reveals … View Post
THOUGHTS FROM THE FESTIVE GOOCH.

THOUGHTS FROM THE FESTIVE GOOCH.

We currently find ourselves situated smack bang in the middle of the festive gooch. A gooch, for those of you that don’t know, … View Post
SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER THIS CHRISTMAS

SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER THIS CHRISTMAS

There’s no such thing as too much goose fat. You don’t need to earn your food. You’re not being overdramatic to … View Post
A QUICK LOOK BACK ON MY ANXIETIES OF 2018

A QUICK LOOK BACK ON MY ANXIETIES OF 2018

For an anxiety sufferer, often the relief that comes with the end of one year is comparable only to the sense of foreboding that … View Post
WHAT GIVING MEANS TO ME

WHAT GIVING MEANS TO ME

If you’ve found yourself here in the hope of reading something ~scandalous~ about blowjobs and my penchant for sexual generosity, I’m sorry … View Post
SOME OF MY HOLY GRAIL PRODUCTS THAT WOULD MAKE GREAT CHRISTMAS PRESENTS

SOME OF MY HOLY GRAIL PRODUCTS THAT WOULD MAKE GREAT CHRISTMAS PRESENTS

Another sodding gift guide; you’re welcome. Sort of. I’m not going to point you in the direction of a good whisky for … View Post
SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING ‘UN-FUN’ AT THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR.

SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING ‘UN-FUN’ AT THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR.

It’s not something that anyone wants to admit to; being ‘un-fun’. On the mental checklist of things that we all aspire to, being ‘… View Post