5 Books to Read When Your Head’s A Mess

We all have those days, those weeks or (unfortunately) those months. They’re certain. Nothing can stop them from cropping up and the only thing that we can be sure of is that we all have our own ways of getting through them (or just waiting for them to pass). I have my…

How To Make The Most of 2017 (or what’s left …

Time really flies, doesn’t it? It feels like only last week that it was March and my hopes and prospects for the year were bubbling up inside me. It’s certainly true that as you get older, time seems to fly by. Whilst I’m not going to say that I’ve had…

2 Years of Lessons in Life & Love

If you’re one of my loyal social media followers, then you’ll have clocked that over the weekend Jonathan and I celebrated 2 years together – and when I say celebrated I mean very lightly acknowledged and gave the minimum levels of fuss readily available. See, whilst we’ve obviously enjoyed the last…

Putting Pencil to Paper | The Importance of Drawing

This week’s #TheBlogRace challenge asked us to create a multi-platform campaign raising awareness to an October-specific cause. Wow, that’s quite a mouthful, isn’t it? My fellow contestants have so far created some amazing and inspiring campaigns, raising awareness for many things including Dyslexia, Breast Cancer and World Ostomy Day. There have…

Why Autumn Was Made For Ambiverts

Summer is the season for extroverts, the parties, the barbeques, the seemingly endless sea of people in the streets. In the summer, I feel like everyone is on their way somewhere. Whether it’s to the shops for another bottle of fizz with their friends, or if it’s just a purposeful…

Little Habits That Are Helping My Mental Health

Over the course of this blog (and my life), I’ve written oodles and oodles of entries about mental health and well-being. Not only are they important subjects to talk about, but most people have their own story to tell in regard to health and well-being. Mental, physical, spiritual – the lot. Sure, we…

6 Things That Are Making Me Happy This Week

Favourites can come in all shapes and sizes. Today, instead of sharing with you my favourite concealer (which has been shared ten times already… NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer if you must know), I’m sharing a few less glamorous things. Before I crack on, I feel like I should fill you in a…