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    LET’S TALK ABOUT PUBES.
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    THE VERY POSITIVE PESSIMIST: IN DEFENCE OF PESSIMISM
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    MY BODY. MY CHOICE. WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONTRACEPTION
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    SOME THOUGHTS ON OUR RIGHT TO TAKE NAKED PHOTOS IN THE WAKE OF THE BELLA THORNE & WHOOPI GOLDBERG SCANDAL.
WHY CALLIE THORPE MUST NEVER STOP FIGHTING FOR HERSELF AND FOR GIRLS EVERYWHERE

WHY CALLIE THORPE MUST NEVER STOP FIGHTING FOR HERSELF AND FOR GIRLS EVERYWHERE

In April, plus size model, kick-ass blogger, total girl boss and all round hero of mine, Callie Thorpe ended up in Vogue. The photo … View Post
FESTIVALS: TOTALLY LOADED WITH EXPECTATION

FESTIVALS: TOTALLY LOADED WITH EXPECTATION

‘Glastonbury is so amazing, you have to go’.  A sentence that I repeat time and time again to friends looking for a good time … View Post
STOP LETTING TIREDNESS CONTROL YOUR LIFE

STOP LETTING TIREDNESS CONTROL YOUR LIFE

Daily I find myself complaining about how tired I am. I use it as an apology, perhaps when I feel that I am lacking … View Post
HERE WE WERE THINKING THAT THE BBC WANTED DIVERSITY, WHAT THEY WERE REALLY AFTER WAS A BARGAIN.

HERE WE WERE THINKING THAT THE BBC WANTED DIVERSITY, WHAT THEY WERE REALLY AFTER WAS A BARGAIN.

It seems the British Broadcasting Corporation are sexists. The BBC has, up until now, always presented itself as a leading organisation for diversity in … View Post
23 THINGS IN 23 YEARS

23 THINGS IN 23 YEARS

Top (similar): http://bit.ly/2tB7iSE Dungarees: http://bit.ly/2uVebhT Shoes (black): http://bit.ly/2uMXKnn Sunglasses: http://bit.ly/2vxQidn On … View Post
WHY I’M REALLY PLEASED THAT THE NEW DOCTOR WHO IS A WOMAN

WHY I’M REALLY PLEASED THAT THE NEW DOCTOR WHO IS A WOMAN

It was announced this weekend that Jodie Wittaker, yes, A WOMAN, has been cast by the BBC as Doctor Who’s 13th Time Lord. … View Post
BOOK PUBLICATION: THE HIGHS AND THE UNEXPECTED LOWS

BOOK PUBLICATION: THE HIGHS AND THE UNEXPECTED LOWS

This week has been insane. On Thursday my first book: Can I Speak To Someone In Charge? was published (I will shut up about … View Post
IF IN DOUBT, RUN AWAY. (EVEN IF ONLY FOR A MINUTE…)

IF IN DOUBT, RUN AWAY. (EVEN IF ONLY FOR A MINUTE…)

I’ve run away. Perhaps due to the fact that I never even attempted it as a child and feel that I’ve somehow … View Post
THE MOST IMPRESSIVE DINNER PARTY I’VE EVER THROWN: RECIPES & INSPIRATION

THE MOST IMPRESSIVE DINNER PARTY I’VE EVER THROWN: RECIPES & INSPIRATION

Yesterday was Alex’s 24th birthday and on Saturday night I threw him a surprise party to celebrate. Not only have I never pulled … View Post
YOUR MORALS VS YOUR MAKEUP

YOUR MORALS VS YOUR MAKEUP

When it comes to your makeup bag, how good are your morals?   This week I found out that NARS are about to starting … View Post
WHY YOU CAN’T HELP BUT LOVE LOVE ISLAND

WHY YOU CAN’T HELP BUT LOVE LOVE ISLAND

You can’t help it, you love Love Island. And if you’re anything like me, you can’t quite work out why… Do … View Post
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEEEASE GET YOUR LEGS OUT.

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEEEASE GET YOUR LEGS OUT.

June has been outrageously hot. The weather of the last week has been particularly scorching, with temperatures touching nearly 40 degrees in London on Wednesday. … View Post
EQUAL RIGHTS AND COFFEE – DITCH THE LABEL

EQUAL RIGHTS AND COFFEE – DITCH THE LABEL

“Divided we fall. United we stand.” No more disempowerment. No more prejudice. No more bullying. TOP: Ditch The Label SKIRT: Asos SHOES: Superga That’… View Post
‘BUT… WHY SO MUCH MAKEUP???’

‘BUT… WHY SO MUCH MAKEUP???’

What is it about makeup that makes us all so weird? Almost daily, I am shamed for my makeup choices. Normally it happens on … View Post
GIRL POWER: WE’RE SO MUCH STRONGER WHEN WE STAND TOGETHER.

GIRL POWER: WE’RE SO MUCH STRONGER WHEN WE STAND TOGETHER.

T-shirt: http://bit.ly/2sPuOKe Trousers: http://bit.ly/2ssrS3M Shoes: http://bit.ly/2sHgBP5 My worry for women’s happiness, or the … View Post
URBAN DECAY HEAT PALETTE REVIEW BY *NOT* A BEAUTY BLOGGER

URBAN DECAY HEAT PALETTE REVIEW BY *NOT* A BEAUTY BLOGGER

Don’t let these amazing photos fool you, I am not a classic beauty blogger. In fact, I’m not a beauty blogger at … View Post
ONE MONTH UNTIL MY BOOK COMES OUT: PRE-PUBLICATION ANXIETY.

ONE MONTH UNTIL MY BOOK COMES OUT: PRE-PUBLICATION ANXIETY.

I don’t remember the last time I didn’t have butterflies. In my stomach I mean, not in the house. I don’t … View Post
A ROLE MODEL AMONG INSTAGRAM MODELS: I’M JUST LOVING LOVE ISLAND’S CAMILLA

A ROLE MODEL AMONG INSTAGRAM MODELS: I’M JUST LOVING LOVE ISLAND’S CAMILLA

Sometimes, television scares me. As a child, it took little more than a killer clown to have me quaking in my boots, but as … View Post
I’VE BECOME A FAKE TAN CONVERT – ST MORIZ REVIEW

I’VE BECOME A FAKE TAN CONVERT – ST MORIZ REVIEW

Was it just me that was SUPER weird about fake tan as a teenager? “What, me? No. NO I haven’t fake tanned. This … View Post
THIS ELECTION HAS MADE ME HATE SOCIAL MEDIA

THIS ELECTION HAS MADE ME HATE SOCIAL MEDIA

I was raised with some incredibly British values, namely the idea that there are some things that we just don’t talk about: sex, … View Post