Tag: life

Postcards From Milan

Postcards From Milan

Ahh lovely, gorgeous, underrated Milan. It’s really easy to assume you won’t like Milan before you go but there’s so much to see and do that it’s a real shame that so many people overlook it. Many people have it in their heads that Milan […]

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 […]

My Top 3 Favourite Places on Madeira Island

My Top 3 Favourite Places on Madeira Island

Like I mentioned in my photo diary Madeira island was never a place that I had ever thought about visiting but now I’ve seen it for myself I’m glad it’s an island I’ve enjoyed a holiday on.   Madeira may be a small island (according to the 2011 census it had […]

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 […]

My 2018 Travel Bucket List

My 2018 Travel Bucket List

Since my first trip of the year didn’t quite go as expected I have decided to make myself feel a little bit better about some upcoming trips I want to take this year. Since I took my first Christmas trip abroad (to Madeira – you […]