WHAT ARE YOU MEANT TO DO WHEN SOMEONE SAYS SOMETHING SHITTY ABOUT YOU ON THE INTERNET?

WHAT ARE YOU MEANT TO DO WHEN SOMEONE SAYS SOMETHING SHITTY ABOUT YOU ON THE INTERNET?

Whenever I used to complain about abuse that I’d received online, everyone would tell me that if I didn’t want people to … View Post
I WANT TO SEE YOU NAKED.

I WANT TO SEE YOU NAKED.

I have recently become utterly obsessed with seeing people naked. Growing up as an overtly awkward white, middle class Brit, this is not a … View Post
ON BEING TOO JUDGEMENTAL…

ON BEING TOO JUDGEMENTAL…

When it comes to dissecting your personality, there are a few traits that you hope desperately not to find there. Even though you’re … View Post
ON THE GIRLS THAT AREN’T “GIRL’S GIRLS”

ON THE GIRLS THAT AREN’T “GIRL’S GIRLS”

I was never one of the “girl’s girls”. I should have been, I wish I’d been, but I was too busy, as … 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
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
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
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 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
REACHING SATURATION POINT: OUR PHONES, THE NEWS & TOO MUCH INFORMATION

REACHING SATURATION POINT: OUR PHONES, THE NEWS & TOO MUCH INFORMATION

I can’t remember the last time I read a piece of writing through to the end without noticing a lapse in my concentration, … View Post
ON THE HUNT FOR MY HAPPY PLACE

ON THE HUNT FOR MY HAPPY PLACE

What does your happy place look like? I get asked this quite a lot, mostly by therapists, I’ll admit, and I’m not … View Post
THE FUTURE OF BLOGGING AND WHY WE HAVE TO PROTECT IT FROM INSTAGRAM

THE FUTURE OF BLOGGING AND WHY WE HAVE TO PROTECT IT FROM INSTAGRAM

It’s an entirely weird industry, the blogging industry. Despite the fact that I have blogged for four years now, (four years this month, … View Post
LET’S TALK ABOUT FOFO.

LET’S TALK ABOUT FOFO.

I have FOFO. No, I’m not admitting to an embarrassing gynaecological condition. FOFO stands for Fear Of Finding Out and HELLO, self diagnosed … View Post
A GENERATION RACKED WITH GUILT: PLASTIC STRAWS, VEGANISM & FAST FASHION

A GENERATION RACKED WITH GUILT: PLASTIC STRAWS, VEGANISM & FAST FASHION

“Oh no straw for me thank you, I’m really passionate about not murdering turtles”. I turn back to my friend, smug, having just … View Post
I’VE CHANGED A LOT, AND NOW I’D LIKE TO WELCOME BACK THE OLD ME…

I’VE CHANGED A LOT, AND NOW I’D LIKE TO WELCOME BACK THE OLD ME…

I have changed, a lot, and I really miss the person that I used to be. When I started this blog I did it … View Post
MY FRIENDS AND I CANCEL ON EACH OTHER ALL THE TIME – WHEN DID WE ALL BECOME SO FLAKEY?

MY FRIENDS AND I CANCEL ON EACH OTHER ALL THE TIME – WHEN DID WE ALL BECOME SO FLAKEY?

For most of us, there is very little above friends and the relationships we have with them on our list of priorities. We’re … View Post