Emily Clarkson

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WEARING SKIRTS WHEN YOU’RE 100% A JEANS PERSON

WEARING SKIRTS WHEN YOU’RE 100% A JEANS PERSON

I literally live in jeans. They’re comfortable, their easy and they don’t require an awful lot of effort on my part. They’… View Post
LET’S TALK ABOUT IBS

LET’S TALK ABOUT IBS

One in five people suffer from IBS. I am one of them. As too, are many of my friends. In fact, of my seven … View Post
THE GAME CHANGING VEGAN, GLUTEN & NUT FREE COOKIE DOUGH

THE GAME CHANGING VEGAN, GLUTEN & NUT FREE COOKIE DOUGH

I haven’t been able to eat gluten or dairy for three years and it’s so funny how different people deal with that. … View Post
YOU WEREN’T PUT ON THIS EARTH TO SPEND YOUR LIFE ON THE SOFA

YOU WEREN’T PUT ON THIS EARTH TO SPEND YOUR LIFE ON THE SOFA

I really need to get out more. Despite the fact that I live in one of the most wonderful cities in the world (to … View Post
FAILURE IS A PART OF LIFE. BE OKAY WITH THAT.

FAILURE IS A PART OF LIFE. BE OKAY WITH THAT.

How many times do you fail at things? Whether that’s an exam, a job interview, or just oversleeping your alarm *again*, failure is … View Post
RIMMEL SUPER GEL NAIL POLISH – A GREAT ALTERNATIVE TO SALON PRICES OR NAH?

RIMMEL SUPER GEL NAIL POLISH – A GREAT ALTERNATIVE TO SALON PRICES OR NAH?

Any followers of the blog will probably know that, whilst I might not be anything close to ‘beauty blogger ready’ most of the time, … View Post
THE DARK SIDE OF MEMES AND WHY WE NEED TO BE WARY OF WHAT WE SHARE ONLINE

THE DARK SIDE OF MEMES AND WHY WE NEED TO BE WARY OF WHAT WE SHARE ONLINE

I’m as guilty as anyone when it comes to memes, I save them, share them, tag my mates in them. The ones that … View Post
INSTAGRAM LABELLED AS THE MOST DANGEROUS SOCIAL MEDIA SITE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE’S MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

INSTAGRAM LABELLED AS THE MOST DANGEROUS SOCIAL MEDIA SITE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE’S MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

A survey of almost 1500 14 to 24 year olds has found that Instagram is having a serious impact on young people’s body image and the … View Post
I’M NOT SURE THAT I’M A VERY GOOD BLOGGER

I’M NOT SURE THAT I’M A VERY GOOD BLOGGER

I never saw myself as a blogger. I don’t think that anybody I’ve ever known would have seen me as a blogger. … View Post
THE ODDLY MEANINGFUL LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED WHILST MAKING A BED.

THE ODDLY MEANINGFUL LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED WHILST MAKING A BED.

Today has been huge. It shouldn’t have been. For normal people, today’s task would literally have been the easiest thing in the … View Post
GOING TO BED IN A GOOD MOOD

GOING TO BED IN A GOOD MOOD

How often do you go to bed in a good mood? For me, I don’t think it happens enough. I normally find something … View Post
MAKING FRIENDS AS AN ADULT

MAKING FRIENDS AS AN ADULT

It’s a funny thing isn’t it, the idea of making friends as a grown up? At school, or as a child, we … View Post
A NOTE TO ANYONE TAKING PUBLIC EXAMS RIGHT NOW

A NOTE TO ANYONE TAKING PUBLIC EXAMS RIGHT NOW

It’s exam season, which often translates to: hell on earth. My sister had her first ‘academic’ A-level today (she had her photography exams … View Post
MY FIRST HALF MARATHON – LET SELF DOUBT BE YOUR INCENTIVE…

MY FIRST HALF MARATHON – LET SELF DOUBT BE YOUR INCENTIVE…

“If you doubt your ability to finish, do not start.” – FUCK THAT. On Sunday, I ran my first half marathon. I’ll say that … View Post
CHECKING YOUR BREASTS: WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR AND HOW TO DO IT

CHECKING YOUR BREASTS: WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR AND HOW TO DO IT

One in two of us will get cancer. That’s the scary statistic. That is what we are told. Sometimes we get it because … View Post
THE SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER THAT SAVES MY DRY BROKEN HAIR

THE SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER THAT SAVES MY DRY BROKEN HAIR

I must have tried every single shampoo and conditioner that Boots has had to offer over the years. I have fallen into the trap … View Post
A ‘NO’ FROM YOU IS NOT NECESSARILY EASIER TO TAKE

A ‘NO’ FROM YOU IS NOT NECESSARILY EASIER TO TAKE

“But what if they say no???” – the question that prevents us from doing pretty much anything. We’ve all been there, we all do … View Post
STOP FEELING GUILTY FOR SPOILING YOURSELF.

STOP FEELING GUILTY FOR SPOILING YOURSELF.

When was the last time you got a massage? Or spent over £100 on yourself? (That wasn’t a new pair of glasses or an … View Post
TURNING YOUR SHITTY DAY INTO SOMETHING BETTER…

TURNING YOUR SHITTY DAY INTO SOMETHING BETTER…

When I have a bad day, I render myself quite incapable of doing anything at all. I love my job SO much, I am … View Post
THE BOOKS THAT I READ ON HOLIDAY

THE BOOKS THAT I READ ON HOLIDAY

One of my all time favourite things about holidays is the time that you have to read. I always take so many out with … View Post