Tag: personal

A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

I’m sitting here listening to the faint din of the travelling fairground that’s recently arrived in my town. It comes every year, in mid-September, and takes over the same park.   I grew up in the house exactly opposite the park so the sound of music banging, […]

What If I Never Want To Settle?

What If I Never Want To Settle?

I’m restless. I feel trapped when I stay in a place for too long, or when I get stuck in a routine. I have an overwhelming need to flee and explore. I never used to be like this. School-aged me always had a plan- degree, […]

Dear Diary: Urgh

Dear Diary: Urgh

Urgh. Urgh, Urgh, Urgh. I think that accurately sums up my last couple of weeks. If you follow me on Twitter you may have noticed that I’ve tweeted a couple of times about work which means that I got the job I interviewed for a […]

Life Lessons from 2016

Life Lessons from 2016

As my Life Lessons from 2015 post was so popular last year, I thought it was only right to do another one this year! I think we, as a planet, can all agree that this year has been a colossal shit show. Politics and politicians the world […]

December Diary: Christmas Tat, Gift Shopping And Feminist Rejections

December Diary: Christmas Tat, Gift Shopping And Feminist Rejections

This is the second in my December Diary series. You can read the first one all about Victorian markets and Owls here. This week we FINALLY put the Christmas decorations up after saying they were going up in November. I don’t know why they haven’t gone […]

Blog Changes and A Few Facts About The Girl Behind The Screen

Blog Changes and A Few Facts About The Girl Behind The Screen

So, yesterday morning I stayed in bed for a good couple of hours after I woke up reading through a whole heap of new blogs (because what else are Sundays for really?) and stumbled upon a fantastic, literal life-changing blog post by Christina from Happytowander.com called How […]

Why It’s Okay To Be Unsure Of What You Want Out Of Life

Why It’s Okay To Be Unsure Of What You Want Out Of Life

  I feel like I don’t write very many lifestyle or personal posts anymore but I feel like, when I do, they’re always centred around me not knowing what the bloody hell I’m doing with my life (like this one I wrote not long ago […]