MY LIFE RIGHT NOW: A SAGA

So. I realised that I haven’t actually sat down and written a piece for my own personal enjoyment in literally two months. Without going into too much detail, the last couple of months have been full of change for me and I’m coming out the other side with a new outlook on a lot of…

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STAYING OPTIMISTIC IN A SCARY WORLD

There is literally no escaping the fact that the world right now is a scary place. We have terror attacks happening every other day, a Parliament who are in full control of our future but can’t agree about anything (hello Brexit) and a couple of megalomaniac heads of state who may or may not blow…

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Guest Blog: You, Me and Anxiety

This post is a big shout out to one of my absolute favourite people. When we were at uni, one of my best friends, Rebecca, helped to set up our university’s Mental Health Society. Suffering from anxiety herself, with a lot of friends with similar issues, Rebecca knew (and still knows) how important it is…

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Finding inspiration

Inspiration is an ever-elusive, wonderfully vague concept. As a writer and (amateur) designer, both here on my blog and at work, I’m constantly called upon to be inspired and creative. And whilst I have lots of good ideas and a big imagination sometimes inspiration stays frustratingly hard to find. Whether I’m writing a blog, designing…

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All the stuff that’s wrong with rom-coms

I’ve wanted to write this post for a long time, but I’ve never quite found the right words. Don’t get me wrong, I love a rom-com as much as the next 20-something girl, but that doesn’t mean I can’t see some fundamentally problematic elements of every gal’s favourite genre. Having watched my fair share of…

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