I love the festive season and everything that comes with it. Joyful faces, hilarious panics to get everything you need when in reality the only thing you cannot forget is the turkey, the parties, the food…even the music doesn’t get on my nerves too much. Then, each year when it’s all over, that one day,… Continue reading Merry Fauxmas and a Happy New Year!
A friend of mine and I have recently started writing down five positive things at the end of each day. They can be anything from “an extra half hour in bed” to “a really good chat with so and so” or “a beautiful walk” and the noticeable effects upon my personal mindset (already) have been… Continue reading Five positives a day keeps the doom and gloom away!
From travels, I remember the hot sunny days, the beautiful scenes, times when all went to plan, the constant happy buzz filling me inside and the friendly people I met along the way. I swerve to think of the overnight trains and flights, skipping so many time zones that I was so jet lagged I… Continue reading Memories: thankfully we only remember the good
If you’re reading this post and are yet to see the film, stop reading immediately and watch it. I won’t give too much away but A Dog’s Purpose is the perfect summary of the happiness and comfort that dogs bring to so many lives. We’ve only ever had one dog in my lifetime at home, we’ve always… Continue reading A Dog’s Purpose
Stressful. Exciting. Half of the time I am living in blissful ignorance, wine in the sun, meeting friends for brunch at 11am and pretending that student life is not almost over. But then I feel guilty. The rest of my time I’m feeling the pressure. Feeling the judgmental eyes of pensioners claiming it wasn’t as… Continue reading My Life Right Now
I thought about the idea of being alone a lot this morning as I sat in Heathrow terminal 3 waiting for my flight to America. Though I’m meeting friends along the way, much of my trip is ‘alone’. I’m probably the biggest wimp going so I was wondering why I wasn’t scared. As I found myself… Continue reading I’m not alone, you are not alone
When asked the other day what my ‘best bits’ of Uni have been, the natural response that I returned with shocked me. Now, it may have been the wine talking but I was impressed with the answer I gave. An answer more than ‘this one time I was sh**faced’ or ‘that really good result I… Continue reading University, I’ll be forever grateful.