LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED FROM GIVING UP SMOKING

LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED FROM GIVING UP SMOKING

A year ago today, I gave up smoking. *yes yes, thank you, well done me, I AM so amazing, you are absolutely right* After … 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
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
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
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
THE PRETTY NORMAL ME BOOK BAG: NOVEMBER 2018

THE PRETTY NORMAL ME BOOK BAG: NOVEMBER 2018

Hellooo, it’s your resident life-gets-in-the-way-a-bit-too-often-but-god-do-I-love-reading book lover here, with a list of cracking books currently filling my book bag for you to get … View Post
DEBATING THE ISSUES THAT MAKE YOU WANT TO CRY

DEBATING THE ISSUES THAT MAKE YOU WANT TO CRY

I love a healthy debate as much as the next over-zealous millennial, but sometimes I find myself debating issues that make me want to … View Post
GOING ON HOLIDAY WHEN YOU HAVE IBS

GOING ON HOLIDAY WHEN YOU HAVE IBS

As I have talked about a few (million) times before, I suffer with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS as us in the know call … View Post
GETTING BETTER AT DOING THINGS ON MY OWN

GETTING BETTER AT DOING THINGS ON MY OWN

As I write this I am sitting in a cafe all on my own. I’m one cup of coffee down and am currently … View Post
8 PODCASTS TO BE ABSORBED BY (june 2018)

8 PODCASTS TO BE ABSORBED BY (june 2018)

I am currently obsessed with podcasts. Just like the rest of the world then. Honestly I don’t know what I did before them, … View Post
HOW TO WEAR A SUIT WHEN YOU HAVEN’T GOT THE CONFIDENCE TO WEAR A SUIT

HOW TO WEAR A SUIT WHEN YOU HAVEN’T GOT THE CONFIDENCE TO WEAR A SUIT

Just like midi skirts and flared jeans, the suit has been dragged from the outfit nightmares of my childhood and thrust, once again into … View Post
HOW TO BRING ONLINE FEMINISM INTO YOUR EVERY DAY LIFE

HOW TO BRING ONLINE FEMINISM INTO YOUR EVERY DAY LIFE

Feminism has become fashionable. There’s a delicious irony there, surely. After years and years of ‘feminism’ effectively being a synonym for ‘angry spinster’, … View Post
LITTE STEPS YOU CAN TAKE TOWARDS A PLASTIC FREE LIFE

LITTE STEPS YOU CAN TAKE TOWARDS A PLASTIC FREE LIFE

Yesterday I came across an Instagram account called Pointless Packaging and it has brought home, for the first time in a long time, the … View Post
HOW TO STYLE A MIDI SKIRT WHEN YOU HAVEN’T GOT A CLUE

HOW TO STYLE A MIDI SKIRT WHEN YOU HAVEN’T GOT A CLUE

Every day I bow down at the alter of midi skirts, and I thank them for their very existence. I have deemed them to … View Post
HOW TO HAVE THE CONVERSATION YOU DON’T KNOW HOW TO HAVE

HOW TO HAVE THE CONVERSATION YOU DON’T KNOW HOW TO HAVE

Sometimes a conversation can be really hard to have. Whether it’s something work related (I’m sorry Barbara, you’re a lovely boss … View Post