Some songs I liked in 2018

  My ‘some songs I like’ Spotify playlists have been a staple in my life since the beginning of 2017. Every month, I add every song that I’m loving, old or new, to a playlist, and at the end of the month, I add all the songs to a big annual playlist of songs I…

A little life update & New Years resolutions

Welcome to 2019 everyone! I’m setting myself a challenge this year. I don’t know why I’m doing that, to be honest, because this year is already shaping up to be quite busy and I’m not sure if I can do it, but I’m going to try! When it comes to resolutions, I don’t have the…

There are more important things in life than boys

Recently, I did something that I swore I’d never do. I let a boy get in the way of my education and my career. I turned down opportunities and spent more time on a relationship than I did on my work, and it sucks. Don’t get me wrong, I think it’s important to place huge…

It’s ok to admit you’re sad.

I’m writing this 13 hours after me and my (ex) boyfriend broke up. I just had to take a 3 minute break to cry because that’s the first time I’ve said ex. I’m sad. I’m really, really sad. I wanted to write this because I feel an overwhelming pressure to be ok. I should be…

Forcing myself to engage with self care

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Anyone who knows me knows that I am not good at looking after myself. I often forget to eat a meal, my sleeping pattern is horrendous and a life without back pain is a distant memory. I cram my days full of stuff to do, but I never remember to…

I’ve changed, and that’s ok.

I’ve just taken a huge risk. Contrary to the advice of everyone I asked, and ignoring the trembling in my gut, I deleted my blog. I can practically hear my mum screaming “what have you done!” and she doesn’t even know yet. It wasn’t a decision I took lightly, or quickly. It’s been bubbling around…