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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.
LET’S TALK ABOUT THE “TINDER PRANK” RIFE WITH DOUBLE STANDARDS

LET’S TALK ABOUT THE “TINDER PRANK” RIFE WITH DOUBLE STANDARDS

Earlier this week I saw a thread on Twitter from a guy telling the story of how he matched with a girl on Tinder, … View Post
GETTING THE HANG OF UN-OVERTHINKING

GETTING THE HANG OF UN-OVERTHINKING

I am a Jedi-master of overthinking. I am fantastic at it, fanatical about it. Overthinking is my jam. It is what I was put … 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
SOME THOUGHTS ON TURNING 24

SOME THOUGHTS ON TURNING 24

For those of you that don’t follow me on Instagram, I turned 24 on Saturday. (Dress: Dancing Leopard) Yes, I now have less than 365 … View Post
FALLING BACK INTO PLACE WITH MY BEST FRIEND AFTER THREE YEARS OF HARDLY SPEAKING

FALLING BACK INTO PLACE WITH MY BEST FRIEND AFTER THREE YEARS OF HARDLY SPEAKING

When I was 16 I met a girl that, in a matter of hours, became one of my best ever friends. She had thick black … View Post
GETTING INTO YOGA AFTER YEARS OF ASSUMING I’D HATE IT

GETTING INTO YOGA AFTER YEARS OF ASSUMING I’D HATE IT

When I think of yoga, I think of everything that I am not. Good balance, smooth hair, triceps, nice toenails, abs, zen, a person … View Post
THE PRESSURE OF INTENSE FEMALE FRIENDSHIP

THE PRESSURE OF INTENSE FEMALE FRIENDSHIP

If rom-coms, Instagram and every book being published right now is anything to go by, there is nothing more important than the female friendship. … View Post
WHY I WILL ALWAYS CALL OUT INTERNET TROLLS (EVEN THOUGH I’M ‘GIVING THEM THE ATTENTION THAT THEY CRAVE’)

WHY I WILL ALWAYS CALL OUT INTERNET TROLLS (EVEN THOUGH I’M ‘GIVING THEM THE ATTENTION THAT THEY CRAVE’)

Normally the first thing people say to me when I share messages sent to me by internet trolls is ‘just ignore them, all you’… View Post
THE UNEXPECTED CAREER QUESTIONS LOVE ISLAND IS RAISING

THE UNEXPECTED CAREER QUESTIONS LOVE ISLAND IS RAISING

Hello and welcome to yet another article on Love Island, this time a look at how it is shaping the career landscape… yes really. … View Post
SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING MY OWN TOUGHEST CRITIC

SOME THOUGHTS ON BEING MY OWN TOUGHEST CRITIC

I am absolutely terrible at taking criticism. A bad trait in the best of people, a catastrophe if you, like me, are your own … View Post
ANOTHER DIET, ABANDONED.

ANOTHER DIET, ABANDONED.

“I need to go on a diet” I thought to myself last Sunday night as I got off the scales having just found out … 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
WHY I TOOK A BIG STEP BACK FROM INSTAGRAM

WHY I TOOK A BIG STEP BACK FROM INSTAGRAM

In a move so shocking it rivalled the Asda-Sainsburys merger announced last month, I decided a couple of weeks ago to combine my two … View Post
EMBRACING JEALOUSY AND USING IT AS A MEANS OF FINDING INSPIRATION

EMBRACING JEALOUSY AND USING IT AS A MEANS OF FINDING INSPIRATION

For as long as I can remember, I have considered jealousy to be an ugly emotion. One of the deadly sins to escape Pandora’… View Post
ALL YOUR WOMB CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

ALL YOUR WOMB CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

We’re over half way through The Eve Appeal’s #GetLippy campaign and it’s time to talk about WOMB CANCER. It’s okay … View Post
ASPIRATIONAL OR RELATABLE: WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

ASPIRATIONAL OR RELATABLE: WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

As Britain gains a new princess, people all over the world are using Megan Markle’s story as a means with which to reassure … View Post
SOME THOUGHTS ON THE ROYAL WEDDING

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE ROYAL WEDDING

I absolutely loved the last royal wedding. When Kate and Wills got married I helped my teachers decorate the school in Union Jack bunting (… View Post
ALL YOUR CERVICAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

ALL YOUR CERVICAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

It’s week three of The Eve Appeal’s #GetLippy campaign and time to talk about CERVICAL CANCER. Arguably the most ‘famous’ of the … View Post
I TRY TOO HARD TO MAKE PEOPLE LIKE ME

I TRY TOO HARD TO MAKE PEOPLE LIKE ME

I really like to be liked. Try to find me a person that doesn’t. In the same way that I’m yet to … View Post
ALL YOUR VAGINAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

ALL YOUR VAGINAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

Vagina vagina vagina. Hello, and welcome to an article all about vaginas and VAGINAL cancer. Here I go again, writing about vaginas like I’… View Post