A couple of days ago I finished watching Netflix's new series 13 Reasons Why and it left me buzzing with questions and thoughts about it. It's certainly not perfect, but there's something about it that makes it feel unique, and really important. When I finished watching, my mind was racing with so many thoughts about why … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why I Loved “13 Reasons Why”
What is it about us that defines who we are?
I hadn't planned on writing a post today, but then again I hadn't planned on waking up to the news that Donald Trump had been elected president of the United States. But there you go. With that same logic I’d also like to point out that I don’t usually like to write about politics because … Continue reading My take on ‘President’ Trump
Hello again! So, I hadn't planned on writing a blog post today, but considering it is World Mental Health Day, with the theme of Psychological First Aid, I couldn't not talk about it. Particularly as the reason I started this blog in the first place is because I want to help break the stigma associated … Continue reading World Mental Health Day
A year ago today I had just moved into my new flat ready to start my first year at University. I did the whole 'Fresher's week' thing and to tell you the truth I was petrified. The good news is-I survived! And the other good news is that since I no longer attend that University, … Continue reading To The Freshers Who Don’t Drink
So I know I've not written many posts recently, but I've had a super busy few weeks! I'm in the middle of a few posts that I'll be uploading shortly but this is just a short (shameless) self-promotion...please continue. Recently I contributed a story to The Mighty (a fantastic site that shares real stories of … Continue reading When I Overheard a Stranger Say ‘Let’s Pretend I’m Disabled’
Hello everyone or anyone! (Disclaimer: This is going to be a bit of a disjointed recap updatey post thing. A flow of consciousness if you will.) If you've managed to read any of my last posts you'll know I've not been very dedicated to this blog! My last post was about a month ago and it … Continue reading Life Update-Hello!
So I've somehow already managed to fail with this project considering today is actually day 3 and I didn't write a post yesterday! But oh well, it's not meant to be complicated or stressful, so it doesn't matter. I figure I'll just write yesterday's post today. Self Care yesterday looked like taking a nap in the middle … Continue reading Self Care Day 2
Hello again dear readers. Today I have decided to write a blog post about self-care for good mental health. Self care is something that everyone should incorporate into their daily lives, whether they are depressed or not in order to maintain a balanced and healthy mind. Or at least to aim for a balanced and … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Self Care
So... I really haven't been keeping too loyal to this blog, have I? I know most of you have obviously missed me. I mean, how can you go on without my blogs in your life, right? Well anyway, a couple of weeks ago I spent an amazing 8 days in Iceland with my friend Ester, who … Continue reading Visiting the Land of Ice and Fire