UPCYCLING: WHY WE NEED TO SAY GOODBYE TO FAST FASHION

UPCYCLING: WHY WE NEED TO SAY GOODBYE TO FAST FASHION

How much do you know about sustainability, responsibility, upcycling and eco-friendly fashion? If you’re anything like me, probably not enough. I’ve had … View Post
WHY SHOULDN’T MEN WEAR MAKEUP?

WHY SHOULDN’T MEN WEAR MAKEUP?

Having just got Pretty Normal Me onto Instagram I instantly handed my phone to my sister (who’s social media game is A*) and … View Post
THINGS THAT I LEARNT FROM MY HOLIDAY

THINGS THAT I LEARNT FROM MY HOLIDAY

1) There is nothing cool about being sunburnt.It’s uncomfortable and for some reason kind of embarrassing, it is essential to wear suncream, PROPERLY.&… View Post
THE CANCER THAT WE REALLY NEED TO START TALKING ABOUT

THE CANCER THAT WE REALLY NEED TO START TALKING ABOUT

 Yesterday afternoon I had the absolute pleasure of going into the Eve Appeal offices and meeting the fabulous team behind the fabulous charity.&… View Post
IT’S TIME TO TALK ABOUT PERIODS…

IT’S TIME TO TALK ABOUT PERIODS…

I hate the way that our society talks about periods. I hate that all of the connotations are nasty, that they are seen as ‘… View Post
THEY’RE NOT ALL STARING AT YOU

THEY’RE NOT ALL STARING AT YOU

Do you ever have those days when you feel like the whole world is looking at nothing but you? When you’re walking down … View Post
PLAYBOY MODEL TAKES COVERT PHOTO OF NAKED WOMAN AND THEN BODY SHAMES THE SHIT OUT OF HER ON SNAPCHAT

PLAYBOY MODEL TAKES COVERT PHOTO OF NAKED WOMAN AND THEN BODY SHAMES THE SHIT OUT OF HER ON SNAPCHAT

“If I can’t unsee this then you can’t either” – that was the caption that ‘Playmate of the Year 2015’ Dani Mathers put over … View Post
IS SOCIAL MEDIA MAKING US BAD FRIENDS?

IS SOCIAL MEDIA MAKING US BAD FRIENDS?

Since the invention of social media, ‘friendships’ have changed dramatically. In times BF (before Facebook), you may remember the types of friends that you … View Post
HOW TO ACTUALLY GO FOR A RUN.

HOW TO ACTUALLY GO FOR A RUN.

Now before I start, I ought to let you know that this is not actual exercise advice, it won’t tell you about your … View Post
I WAS A PERFECT PARENT ONCE… AND THEN I HAD KIDS.

I WAS A PERFECT PARENT ONCE… AND THEN I HAD KIDS.

I remember when I was the best parent. Exemplary in fact. There was no technology allowed, strictly reading, singing, learning and those wooden toys … View Post
WHY IS IT THAT WOMEN STILL ‘CAN’T DRIVE’?

WHY IS IT THAT WOMEN STILL ‘CAN’T DRIVE’?

It’s a stereotype as old as time, this idea that women can’t drive. The idea that we need bigger parking spaces than … View Post
150 MILES IN SIX DAYS ACROSS THE SAHARA DESERT. SALLY ORANGE VS THE MARATHON DES SABLES

150 MILES IN SIX DAYS ACROSS THE SAHARA DESERT. SALLY ORANGE VS THE MARATHON DES SABLES

For most of us, the thought of running the London Marathon causes us to feel a small wave of panic and dread, for Major … View Post
WALK UNTIL YOUR LEGS HURT

WALK UNTIL YOUR LEGS HURT

As of last weekend, I am now the proud owner of a ‘Fitbit’ making me something of a Fit Bitch I suppose (something that … View Post
IF JAY Z REALLY HAS HAD AN AFFAIR, WHY IS IT THAT HE’S GOT OFF SO LIGHTLY?

IF JAY Z REALLY HAS HAD AN AFFAIR, WHY IS IT THAT HE’S GOT OFF SO LIGHTLY?

So unless you live under a rock, you will have noticed that Beyonce has released a new album this week, and unless you are … View Post
SPINNING IN THE DARK: EXERCISING WITH THE LIGHTS OFF.

SPINNING IN THE DARK: EXERCISING WITH THE LIGHTS OFF.

I have just got back from my first ever spin class and am so excited to announce that I absolutely loved it. I’m … View Post
FILL YOUR LIFE WITH PEOPLE WHO INSPIRE YOU

FILL YOUR LIFE WITH PEOPLE WHO INSPIRE YOU

I am so lucky to be surrounded by inspiration. Doing what I do is the most inspiring thing in the world, I work … View Post
MY DAILY STRUGGLES WITH THE 7 DEADLY SINS

MY DAILY STRUGGLES WITH THE 7 DEADLY SINS

We all know about the seven deadly sins, the story of Pandora and her box (which apparently was actually a jar) is a story … View Post
SMALLER THAN A PIECE OF A4 PAPER OR BIG ENOUGH TO BE A BOOK, IT DOESN’T MATTER

SMALLER THAN A PIECE OF A4 PAPER OR BIG ENOUGH TO BE A BOOK, IT DOESN’T MATTER

So this week we once again, saw the internet go totally mad over another ridiculous trend taking social media by storm. This time, girls … View Post
DEALING WITH CHANGING ROOM HELL

DEALING WITH CHANGING ROOM HELL

Shopping is awful, I will avoid it at all costs. I actually have a theory that shop changing rooms are the place that body … View Post
LOOKING UP: LIFE LESSONS THAT I LEARNT FROM SKIING

LOOKING UP: LIFE LESSONS THAT I LEARNT FROM SKIING

So (hopefully) some of you will have noticed that the blog was super quiet last week, I’m sorry, I’ve been away skiing … View Post