3 Thoughts That Are Changing My Life

Have you ever read a book that has literally changed your life? Like, overnight? I hadn’t until about two weeks ago when I finally finished my first read of 2018 – yes, I know I’m a slow and inconsistent reader, you’re allowed to point and shout speed-based insults. I finished…

I’m Not Done With You Yet, Blogging

We have a turbulent relationship, I know. Honestly, I don’t really know why I like you, after a childhood completely free of wanting to be a writer and an adolescence certain that a new mascara would make someone fall in love with me, I don’t feel very qualified to share…

The Podcasts That Get Me Going on a Monday Morning

Yawn, Monday again… That’s what I used to say anyway. I mean, I’m not saying that as if I’m on the other side of some long, spiritual journey – it’s much simpler than that. In the last few months, I feel as if I’ve actually been trying at the things I want…

How To Be A Blogger In The Spring

This week it officially became spring. You’ve probably heard this from a million other bloggers by now, but hopefully, you’re not bored of the spring-talk already… Spring is my favourite time of year. March, April and May are the gems of the year. It’s mild, sunny and the flowers have bloomed, productivity is high…

Why It’s So Hard to be Original When There’…

Well, shit. We’re talking about it, ain’t we? We’ve all noticed it, we all – consciously or not – support it and at the same time, we all complain about it. The ‘it’ we’re discussing is the cookie cutter formula to online success, it’s lack of originality and it’s a conversation we’ve…

Aspects of My Perfect Living Room / A Year of Interiors

Living rooms are ace, right? They’re where we lounge, laugh, relax, be entertained, eat and drink… Living rooms are important to a home. If you’ve lived with your parents as an adult, or are living with them now, then you’ll know that outside the domains of your bedroom, you don’t…

Facing The Fear of Self-Portraits

There is a certain allure to keeping your face off Instagram and being a bit of an aloof, mystery blogger, don’t you think? With the allure, however, comes the very real fact that the longer you put off getting your face out there, the scarier it becomes. This conundrum is true…