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Life Update: What I’ve Been Doing While Ignoring This Blog

Life Update: What I’ve Been Doing While Ignoring This Blog

I’ve not really been ignoring this blog; I’ve been thinking about it a lot but the more time that passed since I last wrote a post, the more I felt like it was too long and I should just abandon all together. But I don’t […]

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

I grew up in a town on the edge of the countryside – not quite rural enough to be countryside, but far enough away from a city and take-aways that stayed open past 10pm to make it dull. To put it bluntly, I hated it. […]

Blogging Isn’t Dead – It’s Just Boring

Blogging Isn’t Dead – It’s Just Boring

Blogging isn’t dead; it’s just become boring. There I said it. Blogging is – or rather, blogs are – boring.   The funny thing is most of the blog posts I’ve seen declaring that blogging is a dead art form are from the ‘big’ bloggers. The ones who […]

Everything I’m Leaving Behind In 2018 (and a few 2019 goals)

Everything I’m Leaving Behind In 2018 (and a few 2019 goals)

New year, new goals. Time to leave things that don’t help you grow behind

An End Of Year Catch-Up

An End Of Year Catch-Up

I’m not going to start by saying sorry for letting my blog fall by the wayside because I’m not sorry *shrugs*. I’m so busy with my two jobs and university that updating this isn’t high on my list of priorities. I’m never going to make […]

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

With its narrow cobblestone streets and its old medieval buildings Europe can easily been seen as a continent of fairy tales. However, its castles perched high on its hills hide some sinister secrets, the ghosts of which still linger today.   Below are some of the most haunted castles […]

Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Started University

Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Started University

Yes, hello, hi, this is yet another post about starting university clogging up your feed/timeline/whatever you happen to read blog posts on. I know this is a topic that has been written about hundreds of times but that’s because university is a scary life moment […]