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…

What Learning to Drive Has Done For Me | Collaboration with …

This time 4 years ago (cries inside) I was preparing to take my practical driving test. I’d failed my first attempt and, after nearly crashing into a lorry, had cried for the remainder of the test. Embarrassing and possibly one of the most humiliating moments of my life? Yes. After throwing…

You’re Allowed To Dislike Yourself

I’m all for body positivity, self-acceptance and loving yourself in a way that no-one else can. What I’m not for is the idea that once you’ve accepted yourself and decided to love yourself unashamedly, you can’t ever take a step backwards. Here’s the thing, I, to a great degree, have…

When It’s Not Just Post-Xmas Bloat…

*gulp* No, it’s not me drinking some more tasty (but yes unhealthy) strawberry milk, it’s me getting ready to talk about weight, chubbiness, being out of breath too often and just a little bit disappointed in myself. I didn’t make any big promises to myself when it comes to health…

Taboo Talk | The Importance of Self-Care

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | Bloglovin’ If you’ve been around these parts for a while, you’ve probably seen a fair few of my Wellbeing Wednesday posts and you probably know that I’m a big advocate for self-care and a little selfishness in the name of it. Unfortunately,…

How I Stopped Being Afraid of Fashion

Wait… fashion? Is this a style post? Do you even know where you are, Becky? I don’t think I’ve ever written a post about style, fashion or anything seriously about the sort (unless you count wish lists and the odd ASOS round-up – I don’t). Today I’m deciding to address…