THE THING ABOUT BLOGGING…

THE THING ABOUT BLOGGING…

When I started blogging, I had no idea that anyone else did it. Call me ignorant, call me hopeless, call me whatever you want; … View Post
ONE FOR THE GIRLS WHO TAKE THINGS TOO PERSONALLY

ONE FOR THE GIRLS WHO TAKE THINGS TOO PERSONALLY

I take things too personally. In my head, it is only a small jump from “sorry, I will have to cancel tonight’s plans” … View Post
HOW MUCH INFORMATION IS ‘TOO MUCH INFORMATION’ IN THE ONLINE WORLD???

HOW MUCH INFORMATION IS ‘TOO MUCH INFORMATION’ IN THE ONLINE WORLD???

I am very generous with information. I talk, all the time, I listen to everything, I read, I share, I chat, I post, I … View Post
I WANT TO BE A BETTER FEMINIST.

I WANT TO BE A BETTER FEMINIST.

Are you a good feminist? Is your feminism something that you are proud of? Do you feel like you are doing enough? Do you … View Post
THE PEP TALK YOU MIGHT NEED TO HEAR RIGHT NOW.

THE PEP TALK YOU MIGHT NEED TO HEAR RIGHT NOW.

I am in desperate need of a pep talk. Motivation wise my life is somewhat of a bleak affair right now. I have absolutely … View Post
FINDING YOUR VOICE WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE YOU’RE BEING SILENCED.

FINDING YOUR VOICE WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE YOU’RE BEING SILENCED.

It’s all too easy to feel that you are losing your voice. And not just at the time of year when we’re … View Post
MY LIFE WILL NEVER BE EXACTLY WHERE I WANT IT TO BE…

MY LIFE WILL NEVER BE EXACTLY WHERE I WANT IT TO BE…

When I grow up, my life is going to look like this… One day, I’ll have that… If I work hard enough, I’… View Post
DORITOS AND THEIR SPECIAL LADY CRISPS FOR OUR LITTLE LADY MOUTHS.

DORITOS AND THEIR SPECIAL LADY CRISPS FOR OUR LITTLE LADY MOUTHS.

Big day girls. It has been announced that Doritos are hard at work preparing to launch their new crisps (hold onto your pashminas for … View Post
REWRITING THE RULES THIS VALENTINE’S DAY…

REWRITING THE RULES THIS VALENTINE’S DAY…

The year is 2005, it is Valentine’s Day, I am more embarrassed than I have ever been in all my life. Surrounded by all … View Post
THE COMPARISON GAME AND GETTING THE FUCK OUT OF IT.

THE COMPARISON GAME AND GETTING THE FUCK OUT OF IT.

Having divulged in a Sex And The City binge over the last few weeks, I have found myself asking the age old question: seriously … View Post
ARE GENTLEMEN’S CLUBS AS SEXIST AS THEY SOUND?

ARE GENTLEMEN’S CLUBS AS SEXIST AS THEY SOUND?

It was revealed yesterday that for the last 33 years, there has been a charity dinner hosted at the Dorchester Hotel that does not permit … View Post
TOO MUCH SELF CARE?

TOO MUCH SELF CARE?

After a weekend of nothing but self care, I’ve decided that it might not be for me. I am well aware that I … View Post
PLEASE STOP TELLING ME THAT “IT’S FINE” – MY ANXIETY CAN’T HEAR YOU.

PLEASE STOP TELLING ME THAT “IT’S FINE” – MY ANXIETY CAN’T HEAR YOU.

People rarely say the right thing. They very rarely say the right thing to a person with anxiety, that’s something I know for … View Post
THE PRESSURE TO BE A GIRL BOSS

THE PRESSURE TO BE A GIRL BOSS

The driving force behind so many self employed women of this generation is our desperation to answer to ourselves. Women of the 1960s had … View Post
THE REACTION TO THE ROYAL ENGAGEMENT HAS UTTERLY DEPRESSED ME

THE REACTION TO THE ROYAL ENGAGEMENT HAS UTTERLY DEPRESSED ME

“OMG Harry and Megan are engaged!” I read this information on the tube this morning and my tummy did a little summersault; how exciting! … View Post
GIRLS: WE NEED TO STOP ‘JUST WONDERING’.

GIRLS: WE NEED TO STOP ‘JUST WONDERING’.

“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
WHY I WON’T DO A SOCIAL MEDIA DETOX.

WHY I WON’T DO A SOCIAL MEDIA DETOX.

Bold headline Em, and absolutely no authority with which to back it up. ‘Atta girl. I have never had a social media detox, not … View Post
DO I HAVE A RESPONSIBILITY TO BE HAPPY?

DO I HAVE A RESPONSIBILITY TO BE HAPPY?

Blogging full time can be really weird. For the last year it has been my sole job to share my life with whoever wants … View Post
SOMEDAY THESE WILL BE THE GOOD OLD DAYS

SOMEDAY THESE WILL BE THE GOOD OLD DAYS

“Go hard or home.” “You can sleep when you’re dead”. “YOLO.” Yadiyadayada. You know what people say, normally as they’re bullying you … View Post
THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS: BEING THE PERSON YOU WANT TO KNOW

THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS: BEING THE PERSON YOU WANT TO KNOW

We talk a lot about the kindness of strangers, or I do at any rate. I live for kindness, actively seeking it out, desperately … View Post