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’ve Smiled This Week

Taking a moment to smile this week has been essential. The end of a dreary January and the start of February means that our heads are a little all over the shop. The year seems to be going damn quick and I don’t know about you, but my week has…

Little Joys of the Festive Season That I Can’t …

You might be thinking that this post has been published a week or so early… but you sir, are mistaken. Sure, it may be a little early to start spreading the festive cheer (who am I kidding, it’s never too early) – but instead of typing up a Black Friday post…

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…

11 Things That Happen When You Move in With Your Partner

As you know, this week on BKY has been a mini-relationship week. A few days ago I shared 2 Years of Lessons in Life & Love, where I reflected on my long-term relationship and cemented some honest lessons I’ve learned so far. Continuing the theme, with a few more giggle and lightheartedness…

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…

An Update Full of Scary (Grown-Up) Things

I’ve always resisted writing life update posts because they seem so in descript. Most people click through to my blog because I’ve written about something interesting, helpful or maybe a little controversial, and I’ll be honest my life so far isn’t close to any of those three things. *laugh/cry* However, here we are with…