Tag: life

Four Years Of Puttheworldtowrites

Four Years Of Puttheworldtowrites

Back in the day when the internet was still dial-up and not something I had access to at home, I would write. I’d sit in front of the old computer which took up half of the dining table and transform a blank word document into […]

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

I’d been in Croatia for three weeks and, later on that day I was saying my final goodbyes and heading across the border to Slovenia. For the two and a bit days I’d been in Zagreb there had been a girl in my hostel room […]

Top Tips For Caring For Your Car This Summer*

Top Tips For Caring For Your Car This Summer*

Summer is finally, officially here and that can only mean one thing – road trips! I love going on a road trip, especially in the summer when I often find myself driving down country roads, sun shining, windows down and music up. This summer I’ll be driving more than ever as I no […]

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 […]