lifestyle

10 Memorable Travel Moments 2016

  Although most of 2016 saw me working and saving hard for the big finale in November (the start of one year in Australia) I still managed to cover┬áthree continents in one year. I consider this to be a complete…

lifestyle

CHRISTMAS ON THE MOVE

  Most people’s first reaction when I announced, “I’m leaving for warmer climates, ciao!” was, ‘but you’ll be gone over Christmas?‘ After a while it began to irritate me, so what if I was gone for Christmas? I just couldn’t…

life

ANXIETY | THE PILL, WORK & CREATIVITY

Like an approximate 5% of the UK population (*NHS.uk) I have been diagnosed with Generalised Anxiety Disorder, a long-term condition where struggling with high levels of anxiety becomes a day to day challenge, and produces both physical and mental effects. …

life

Thoughts on my Masters Degree

Deciding to do a Masters degree requires a heck of a lot of thought. Unlike your Bachelors, they are not covered by the same Student Loans company (unless you do a combined degree, but we’ll discuss that later), and you’re…

feminism

Thoughts on Sexual Assault

I’ve said before on my blog, in a post titled ‘I wore make up, am I single or cheating?’ that I don’t think about feminist issues much. I had believed that as a woman living in Britain, my concerns regarding…

lifestyle

I Wore Make Up – Am I Single …

I usually don’t bring rants to this space, but I need to clear my head of something I’ve been observing recently. I never usually comment on feminist issues, body image debates, and so on – I try to follow a…

lifestyle

Let’s Talk #2 – Blogging

Thought it was about time to jump into my Let’s Talk series, and what better way to start it off than getting right down to the good stuff!  WHY BLOG? If by some chance you’ve stumbled across me and don’t…

lifestyle

Instax Mini 8 Review

My inner hipster died and went to heaven when I was gifted this on Valentines day. I left it for a long time before doing a review, as one of these cameras takes time getting to know. Unlike a digital…

lifestyle

Post-University Life: What to Expect

There’s a lot of people right now talking about starting university, and the build up, however you rarely see anyone talk about what to expect once that part of your life is over. Every person is different, just as starting…

life

Remembering a North East Childhood

There is nothing I love more than hunting out my old baby photos and having a good laugh at what my parents dressed me in, and what they wore themselves. I had the Tots TV and Barney look down! I…