I know that Instagram can make you feel terrible sometimes. You go online and all you see are people in places you've never been, doing things you've never done. You can end up feeling like you're missing out and that everyone else is doing life so much better than you are. It's a total first … Continue reading Stop comparing your life
Last weekend marked an important milestone for myself and Brian, it was the one-year anniversary of a life changing decision. The decision was to completely cut alcohol out of our lives. *GASP!! Fast forward to today, and I can say, wholeheartedly, that it is the best choice either of us has ever made. Normally I … Continue reading Giving up alcohol was the best decision of my life
I really do enjoy a good podcast. They can be educational, entertaining, moving, and when made properly, they are just as addictive as a decent series on Netflix. For me, they are perfect for when I travel or commute, and espeically when I don’t have the energy to focus on something visual like a TV … Continue reading I’m addicted to podcasts!
I had the sweetest encounter with a woman recently. It was a brief and fleeting moment where we crossed paths - she has been on my mind ever since.
Disclosure: This blogpost was sponsored by Dulux. A couple of months ago, I decided it was time for a home makeover. When I suggested giving the house some love, my landlord jumped on board straight away, so I rolled up my sleeves and dug in. I’ve been living there for almost three years, and was really … Continue reading Prepping For Painting: Pre-DIY Tips Before You Redecorate
This isn’t my usual type of post, but I really want to take a few minutes to remember a friend. As I wobbled back to my desk last Friday morning, jelly-legged and pink-faced from cycling, I looked over at his desk and couldn’t help but think if he was still with us he would, probably, … Continue reading Here’s to Andy
Although I am not a mother myself yet, I often wonder how I am going deal with social media and my kids when the time comes. Parents already have so much to worry about: they are responsible for keeping a tiny human alive for gods sake!! Then throw a whole digital world on top of … Continue reading 13 or 31? Snapchat shows you the same content no matter how old you are
Not to sound too dramatic here, but I had an epiphany last week. I was lying in bed on Wednesday night, drained and exhausted after an extremely long day trying to be the ‘best version’ of myself. As I lay there thinking, I realised something – when you try too hard, things don’t generally work … Continue reading Stop Trying So Hard!
Happy New Year everyone! It has been a while since I sat down to write and I must say that as I stare at this blank page now, ready for the first post of 2018, it feels good. I had a wonderful Christmas at my family home, my mum would put Rachel Allen to shame … Continue reading The Goal That Changed Everything