A Few Reasons Why Friendship Is So Important In Our 20…

Friendships can get difficult in our twenties. Perhaps I just think this because I’ve always had a small friendship group and a mixed experience with making friends, but generally, for one reason or another, friendships evolve and change very quickly when we get into the start of our adult life. A…

7 Reasons Why I Love Visiting Edinburgh

This time last week I was gathering my bits and bobs and packing for a few days in Edinburgh. This wasn’t my first trip to the historic city, in fact, it was my forth. It’s easy to think that after a few city breaks you can do everything that’s available to you,…

9 Silver Linings That Make A Bad Day Better

Silver linings are the glimmers of hope that make facing the next thing easier. They may not fix everything – I mean, they sure as hell don’t – but when there’s no breathing room between the rock and the hard place, silver linings are the memories we’ll be grateful for. Now anyone…

How To Feel Better About Life In 12 Hours

On Friday morning I woke up and wanted to go back to sleep straight away (although it was already lunchtime). After some internal arguments (and accepting the fact that it was far too bright to carry on sleeping) I got up, stood in some silence and realised that I really didn’t want…

A Note on Burning Bridges

Before I crack on with today’s update on Becky’s-crazy-life, I’d like to say that if anyone out there is wondering if they’re the only one’s social media stalking people from 2011 and from that summer where you went on loads of dates… you’re not. (If no-one is doing this and…

10 To-Do This February

This is turning into a little bit of a monthly occurrence, isn’t it? A new month always feels fresh and full of possibility, so today I’m sharing with you ten things to add to your calendar this February. It’s not all about romance, and it’s not all about pancakes (there is truly…

Friendship Upkeep Tips

Instead of people telling me how hard it was to get a job, balance book or get on the home-owners ladder when I was younger, I wish they’d told me how tough it could be to maintain friendships in your twenties. Even if the warning came with no scraps of…