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MY PLANS FOR 2019

MY PLANS FOR 2019

I’ve mentioned before how I want to create more goals for myself in 2019, and how important I think resolutions are for my personal growth, even I don’t stick to them. I think 2018 was a bit of a ‘practice run’ for me; I didn’t […]

HOW I FEEL ABOUT TURNING 24

HOW I FEEL ABOUT TURNING 24

It was my birthday on November 7th, and I turned twenty-four. This year was a notable change in my feelings towards being another year older. Twenty-three was fine. Twenty-two was good. Twenty-one was great. Twenty-four, however, was bad. For some reason, the thought of being […]

PROM EXPERIENCE, TIPS & MAKEUP LOOK

PROM EXPERIENCE, TIPS & MAKEUP LOOK

Prom is a major event in many young people’s lives and is the culmination of all the hard work you did in high school. I had mine in 2011, which was seven(!!) years ago, when I was 16. I remember girls in my year planning […]

WHAT I REALISTICALLY EAT IN A WEEK

WHAT I REALISTICALLY EAT IN A WEEK

I love What I Eat in a Week/Day videos and blog posts, because it gives me meal ideas and I find it interesting delving into people’s diets. However, I have to remind myself that the internet is a funny place and a lot of these […]

WHAT I’VE LEARNT FROM 3 YEARS OF MARRIAGE

WHAT I’VE LEARNT FROM 3 YEARS OF MARRIAGE

It’s my 3rd wedding anniversary just around the corner (it’s February 27th, by the way), so I feel like I’ve been married long enough to be just about out of the honeymoon period, but not long enough that I want to throttle my husband for […]

MY PROMISCUITY IS NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS

MY PROMISCUITY IS NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS

In September 2016 I wrote about my experiences at university and why I dropped out. Unfortunately, I received this message from a fake facebook account soon after: This was pretty shocking to read as it’s been years since this sort of comment has been made directly […]

WHY I MAKE NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS

WHY I MAKE NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS

“NEW YEAR, NEW ME” is in every other Instagram caption, like a new number on the end of the date can automatically change someone’s personality. You sigh, knowing that the 1st of January is just another day and has no significance on people’s lives, despite […]

I'VE BEEN AWOL – HERE'S WHY…

I'VE BEEN AWOL – HERE'S WHY…

My dear readers, If you’re an avid reader (honestly, I don’t expect there to be any of you), you may have noticed that I haven’t been very active in recent weeks. I haven’t posted since December 18th and haven’t replied to a comment in just […]

BEAUTY STANDARDS ON YOUTUBE

BEAUTY STANDARDS ON YOUTUBE

I’m no stranger to hateful comments about my appearance (it’s happened all my life, both online and in-person), but recently I’m getting less comments about the way I look but rather the way I present myself in videos. Most of the comments seem to be about […]

HOW TO DEAL WITH BULLYING AT SCHOOL + MY EXPERIENCE

HOW TO DEAL WITH BULLYING AT SCHOOL + MY EXPERIENCE

Bullying (unfortunately) can sometimes be such a huge part of school life. It can effect your mental health, confidence, school work and friendships. I was bullied at school (and even university), both verbally and via social media so I thought I’d share my experience and […]