The new year often brings thoughts of rejigging your life. Maybe that’s heading off on a new career path or going back to school. Whatever it is, just know that there’s more than one track to your destination. Happy New Year everyone! Can I still say that? How is it the 16th of January already? … Continue reading Give yourself the chance to figure it all out.
If you read my blog a few months ago, you may remember I spoke about my decision to give up alcohol. You can read about it HERE. Admitting that fact got quite a reaction at the time. A researcher from a popular radio station even contacted me! Imagine - 'BREAKING NEWS: WOMAN IN HER 20'S … Continue reading Sneaky cocktails & a world without them
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 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.
I’ve never had any major hang ups about my appearance or body size, which is lucky because I am in a long-term and loving relationship with food. I have always had a ‘healthy’ appetite and apart from not being able to eat dairy, I usually just eat whatever I want. However, a couple of months … Continue reading Starting from scratch isn’t easy, but it’s worth it
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!
These little treats are definitely my favourite dessert of the month. If you are allergic to dairy (or are vegan) then cheese cake is just a no-no - I have lost track of how many weddings I have been to where everyone is tucking into a slice of Baileys cheesecake after dinner and myself and … Continue reading Strawberry & Coconut Cheesecake Bites (Vegan)