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  • THE VERY POSITIVE PESSIMIST: IN DEFENCE OF PESSIMISM

    THE VERY POSITIVE PESSIMIST: IN DEFENCE OF PESSIMISM
  • MY BODY. MY CHOICE. WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONTRACEPTION

    MY BODY. MY CHOICE. WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONTRACEPTION
  • LEARNING TO LIKE DOING THINGS ON MY OWN

    LEARNING TO LIKE DOING THINGS ON MY OWN
  • SOME THOUGHTS ON OUR RIGHT TO TAKE NAKED PHOTOS IN THE WAKE …

    SOME THOUGHTS ON OUR RIGHT TO TAKE NAKED PHOTOS IN THE WAKE OF THE BELLA THORNE & WHOOPI GOLDBERG SCANDAL.
  • INSTAGRAM AND THE FOOD THAT DOESN’T GET EATEN

    INSTAGRAM AND THE FOOD THAT DOESN’T GET EATEN
  • WITHOUT THEM I COULDN’T WALK: THIS IS A SHOUT OUT TO …

    WITHOUT THEM I COULDN’T WALK: THIS IS A SHOUT OUT TO MY LEGS.
  • JUNE FAVOURITES: THINGS I’M LOVING THIS SUMMER

    JUNE FAVOURITES: THINGS I’M LOVING THIS SUMMER
  • LOVE ISLAND HOW MY LOVE FOR IT IS GETTING HARDER TO DEFEND.

    LOVE ISLAND HOW MY LOVE FOR IT IS GETTING HARDER TO DEFEND.
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
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
A RESPONSE TO JAN MOIR’S MISERABLE DAILY MAIL ARTICLE ON NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS.

A RESPONSE TO JAN MOIR’S MISERABLE DAILY MAIL ARTICLE ON NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS.

This morning, The Daily Mail published an article entitled: “Please, Cheryl, let 2019 be the year you give us ALL a break. Jan Moir Reveals … 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
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
A QUICK LOOK BACK ON MY ANXIETIES OF 2018

A QUICK LOOK BACK ON MY ANXIETIES OF 2018

For an anxiety sufferer, often the relief that comes with the end of one year is comparable only to the sense of foreboding that … View Post
WHAT GIVING MEANS TO ME

WHAT GIVING MEANS TO ME

If you’ve found yourself here in the hope of reading something ~scandalous~ about blowjobs and my penchant for sexual generosity, I’m sorry … 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
SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING ‘UN-FUN’ AT THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR.

SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING ‘UN-FUN’ AT THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR.

It’s not something that anyone wants to admit to; being ‘un-fun’. On the mental checklist of things that we all aspire to, being ‘… View Post
REACHING SATURATION POINT: OUR PHONES, THE NEWS & TOO MUCH INFORMATION

REACHING SATURATION POINT: OUR PHONES, THE NEWS & TOO MUCH INFORMATION

I can’t remember the last time I read a piece of writing through to the end without noticing a lapse in my concentration, … View Post
A BEGINNER TRIES: BARRY’S BOOTCAMP

A BEGINNER TRIES: BARRY’S BOOTCAMP

Anyone that has ever so much of thought of attempting a fitness class in London, has heard of Barry’s Bootcamp. I knew when … View Post
ON THE HUNT FOR MY HAPPY PLACE

ON THE HUNT FOR MY HAPPY PLACE

What does your happy place look like? I get asked this quite a lot, mostly by therapists, I’ll admit, and I’m not … View Post
GOING FOR A RUN WHEN YOU REALLY DON’T WANT TO GO FOR A RUN

GOING FOR A RUN WHEN YOU REALLY DON’T WANT TO GO FOR A RUN

Let me start by catching you up on a couple of things about me and my life right now: I’m signed up to … View Post
THE FUTURE OF BLOGGING AND WHY WE HAVE TO PROTECT IT FROM INSTAGRAM

THE FUTURE OF BLOGGING AND WHY WE HAVE TO PROTECT IT FROM INSTAGRAM

It’s an entirely weird industry, the blogging industry. Despite the fact that I have blogged for four years now, (four years this month, … View Post
AN ACCIDENTAL SOBER OCTOBER AND WHAT IT TAUGHT ME ABOUT DRINKING

AN ACCIDENTAL SOBER OCTOBER AND WHAT IT TAUGHT ME ABOUT DRINKING

I did not voluntarily partake in ‘Sober October.’ In fact, strictly speaking, I didn’t officially complete it this year. I only actually realised … View Post
LET’S TALK ABOUT FOFO.

LET’S TALK ABOUT FOFO.

I have FOFO. No, I’m not admitting to an embarrassing gynaecological condition. FOFO stands for Fear Of Finding Out and HELLO, self diagnosed … View Post
LIVING GLUTEN FREE AND THE NIMA GLUTEN SENSOR

LIVING GLUTEN FREE AND THE NIMA GLUTEN SENSOR

Hello, me and my dodgy stomach here again, this time talking about life with a gluten intolerance. Studies suggest that at present, 1 in 133 people … 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
A BEGINNER TRIES: SPINNING AT PSYCLE LONDON

A BEGINNER TRIES: SPINNING AT PSYCLE LONDON

Welcome back to my ‘beginner tries’ series, where this week on the agenda is an hour sweating my tits off at one of Psycle … View Post
A GENERATION RACKED WITH GUILT: PLASTIC STRAWS, VEGANISM & FAST FASHION

A GENERATION RACKED WITH GUILT: PLASTIC STRAWS, VEGANISM & FAST FASHION

“Oh no straw for me thank you, I’m really passionate about not murdering turtles”. I turn back to my friend, smug, having just … View Post