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A Reminder To Not Take Life For Granted

A Reminder To Not Take Life For Granted

If you’re expecting this post to be profound and deep then this isn’t the post for you. I’m feeling sad so I’m just going to let the words fall out. Life is short. One day someone will be there, the next day they’re gone. One day […]

Self-Care Isn’t Just Face Masks And Bubble Baths

Self-Care Isn’t Just Face Masks And Bubble Baths

Self-care is a big topic of discussion at the moment; it’s all over people’s blogs, in lifestyle magazines and splashed all over Twitter and Instagram. But what does self-care actually mean? A lot of lifestyle writers take it to mean treating yourself to an early night and a bit […]

Let’s Talk About Loneliness

Let’s Talk About Loneliness

When you think about lonely people who comes to mind? Elderly people who have lost their loved one? Middle-aged women whose kids have flown the nest? But what about the 23-year-old who doesn’t know who to turn to in times of need, or the 18-year-old who’s just started university? They’re […]

I’ll Never be an Instagram ‘It Girl’ – and That’s Okay

I’ll Never be an Instagram ‘It Girl’ – and That’s Okay

It’s no secret that Instagram can feel pretty much impossible to grow on unless you’re thin, white, rich and look like a supermodel (obviously there are exceptions but that’s generally the rule). And let’s not even get started with the algorithm changes and bots!  When I first created […]

Why Rubyfruit Jungle was a huge disappointment 

Why Rubyfruit Jungle was a huge disappointment 

 Rubyfruit Jungle is a book about growing up as a lesbian and defying the norm in 1970s America. It’s about finding yourself and paving the way for the people who follow.  *This review contains some spoilers for the book Rubyfruit Jungle* I’ve never read a […]

Why Cancelling My Trip To Warsaw Was The Best Decision

Why Cancelling My Trip To Warsaw Was The Best Decision

I really hate myself for cancelling my trip to Warsaw, especially since the best version of myself is the one when I’m solo travelling and exploring new places, but I just knew that going wouldn’t be the right thing for me to do. I booked […]

Top Tips For New Vegetarians/Vegans

Top Tips For New Vegetarians/Vegans

I’ve seen lots of people on social media who have given up meat and dairy (or at least reduced their consumption) in the new year, and I couldn’t be happier! There are also lots of people who took part in Veganuary  which is great. I […]