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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.
DRINKING WHEN YOU HAVE ANXIETY

DRINKING WHEN YOU HAVE ANXIETY

We have all, at one point or another, woken up from a night of drinking and experienced some form of anxiety. As we piece … View Post
I DON’T NEED TO LIGHTEN MY VAGINA

I DON’T NEED TO LIGHTEN MY VAGINA

Before I saw my actual vagina this morning, I saw an article offering advice on how to lighten it. If that’s not a … View Post
ALL YOUR VULVAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

ALL YOUR VULVAL CANCER QUESTIONS ANSWERED BY THE EVE APPEAL NURSE

How much do you know about your vagina? Do you know anything about your vulval? Do you know, for example, that the thing you … View Post
SHOULD MILEY CYRUS HAVE HAD TO APOLOGISE FOR *THAT* VANITY FAIR PHOTO?

SHOULD MILEY CYRUS HAVE HAD TO APOLOGISE FOR *THAT* VANITY FAIR PHOTO?

Miley Cyrus has just retracted the apology that she gave in the wake of a ‘controversial’ photoshoot that appeared in Vanity Fair ten years … 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
SEVEN THINGS I’VE LEARNT ABOUT FRIENDSHIP

SEVEN THINGS I’VE LEARNT ABOUT FRIENDSHIP

Last week my best friend told me that she was moving to the other side of London and I’d be lying if I … 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
THE THING ABOUT BLOGGING…

THE THING ABOUT BLOGGING…

When I started blogging, I had no idea that anyone else did it. Call me ignorant, call me hopeless, call me whatever you want; … View Post
WHY I DIDN’T GO TO UNIVERSITY

WHY I DIDN’T GO TO UNIVERSITY

Last month I was invited back to my old school to talk to a group of sixth form students about what it’s like … 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
ONE FOR THE GIRLS WHO TAKE THINGS TOO PERSONALLY

ONE FOR THE GIRLS WHO TAKE THINGS TOO PERSONALLY

I take things too personally. In my head, it is only a small jump from “sorry, I will have to cancel tonight’s plans” … 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
GIVING UP SMOKING: TWO MONTHS ON

GIVING UP SMOKING: TWO MONTHS ON

Yes, yes, I’ve given up smoking. Well done me. I’m amazing. No really, I am. I really, really am. Nearly two months … 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
HOLIDAY ROUND-UP: WHAT I READ, WORE AND USED IN BARBADOS.

HOLIDAY ROUND-UP: WHAT I READ, WORE AND USED IN BARBADOS.

If you follow me on Instagram you will know (and be incredibly be annoyed) by now that I have been in Barbados for a … View Post
HOW MUCH INFORMATION IS ‘TOO MUCH INFORMATION’ IN THE ONLINE WORLD???

HOW MUCH INFORMATION IS ‘TOO MUCH INFORMATION’ IN THE ONLINE WORLD???

I am very generous with information. I talk, all the time, I listen to everything, I read, I share, I chat, I post, I … View Post
THE PRE-HOLIDAY PANIC: LET’S DISCUSS IT.

THE PRE-HOLIDAY PANIC: LET’S DISCUSS IT.

What it is about the prospect of a holiday (read: what promises to be the most relaxing week of your entire year) that has … View Post
I WANT TO BE A BETTER FEMINIST.

I WANT TO BE A BETTER FEMINIST.

Are you a good feminist? Is your feminism something that you are proud of? Do you feel like you are doing enough? Do you … View Post
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
I DIDN’T LEAVE THE HOUSE FOR A WEEK AND THIS IS WHAT IT DID TO ME.

I DIDN’T LEAVE THE HOUSE FOR A WEEK AND THIS IS WHAT IT DID TO ME.

I have spent a lot of time in the house over the last week and it’s utterly fucked me up. I’m a … View Post