ECO ANXIETY

ECO ANXIETY

Is the future of the planet making you depressed? Congratulations, you have Eco-Anxiety. The Amazon is on fire. The Amazon is on fire and … View Post
LET’S TALK ABOUT PUBES.

LET’S TALK ABOUT PUBES.

Yes hello, we’re talking about pubes. The bush, the lady garden, the bearded clam. The little talked about taboo growing between the legs … View Post
MY BODY. MY CHOICE. WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONTRACEPTION

MY BODY. MY CHOICE. WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONTRACEPTION

Alright it’s time to talk about contraception. An area that I am both grossly unqualified in and desperately passionate about. My favourite pre-rant … View Post
INSTAGRAM AND THE FOOD THAT DOESN’T GET EATEN

INSTAGRAM AND THE FOOD THAT DOESN’T GET EATEN

Instagram, as far as I can tell, is made up of two main components: pretty food and prettier people. Like it or loathe it, … View Post
ON BECOMING MORE CONFIDENT

ON BECOMING MORE CONFIDENT

To be “confident”, by definition, is to have “a feeling of self-assurance arising from an appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities.” I … View Post
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE START JUDGING BLOGGERS TOO HARSHLY?

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE START JUDGING BLOGGERS TOO HARSHLY?

Beyond the ASA, the governing body in charge or regulating the “business” side of blogging, there currently exists no official check on the morality … View Post
MY BIKINI BODY

MY BIKINI BODY

My bikini body is warm. Beneath the sun’s glow it is golden, bright, already beginning to show the first signs of burn, the … View Post
ON BEING THE TOKEN FEMINIST

ON BEING THE TOKEN FEMINIST

There’s a shift that happens, when you first out yourself as a “feminist” to those around you. When it’s realised by friends … View Post
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