THOUGHTS

CHANGING FOR THE BETTER – ROLL ON 2020

1st January 2020

  The mess that was 2019 has finally come to an end and what a whirlwind it has been. I started writing this at the end of December, having found myself drawn to my blog after far too long. I end the year, doing what I should I have been doing this entire year – […]

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THE END OF THE REDUNDANCY TUNNEL?

16th January 2018

It’s official, I’m coming to the end of my period of unemployment; that’s right, your girl has only gone and got herself a job. And if I’m being honest, I’m feeling pretty damn excited, I know that my bank account will surely thank me for it, and finally have the healthy glow that it so […]

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Juanita by Kaye Ford

ON CONFIDENCE, AND A LACK OF

14th December 2017

JACKET: BERSHKA (SIMILAR) | PLAYSUIT: M&S Would you believe me if I said I don’t actually have much confidence? Not many people do. I’ve started writing this post more times than I can count and yet I somehow have always found myself struggling to get what I want to say down… I mean you wouldn’t […]

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THE KICK THAT I NEEDED – DEALING WITH REDUNDANCY

26th May 2017

It’s a Tuesday evening, I’m sitting on the sofa reading one of my favourite little discoveries – Sister Magazine – with one hand and eating a cornetto in one hand and typing with the other. Today I’ve been told today that I’m being made redundant. That was two weeks ago. At first, I was upset, […]

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LIFE AFTER UNIVERSITY; WHAT DO I DO NEXT?

11th April 2017

Leaving university was all I wanted to do from the moment I got there, but aside from not wanting to disappoint my parents by not going, I loved the idea of studying the subjects I had ended up with. University didn’t go the way I thought it would, I was only there for a few […]

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“COMPARISON IS THE THIEF OF JOY”

16th January 2017

I don’t remember a time in my life when I haven’t compared myself, and my situation, to someone else’s. The truth is, no one’s circumstances are the same, and comparing yourself to someone can be detrimental in multiple ways including making you feel absolutely rubbish. Behind closed doors, or on the other side of a […]

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Is Image Everything?

25th September 2015

In 2015, it’s safe to say we live in a society seemingly driven by appearance. And while it’s easy to say “I don’t care about how I look” it’s not so simple to put into practice; I mean everyone goes to the shop and buys clothes. I doubt I’m alone in saying the one time […]

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