I’ve put on weight. And do you know what? my world hasn’t ended. For a long time I unrealistically hoped that If I tried hard enough, I would eventually become the perfect clothes horse. I wanted clothes to fall on my body in the same way that they would on a hanger. Eventually though, I began wondering … More I Don’t Feel Confident Talking About My Body But Perhaps That’s Precisely Why I should.
“The crucial thing is to keep going. Artists appear glamorous and blessedly detached but in reality they are tenacious grafters; they are proverbial dogs with bones. They are still out there gnawing away long after most of us would have given up and gone home.” – Will Gompertz, Think Like An Artist It had been … More When Should You Stop Chasing Your Dream?
Although “self care” and “self love” are pretty big buzzwords at the moment, something about this feels different. I love the idea that it doesn’t matter if you’re shacked up or single, planning things for your own pleasure and making yourself feel cherished reminds us what romance truly means. … More Romancing Myself
I’m realising as I get older that Diaries are pretty important things to keep. Visiting the Frida Kahlo exhibition at The V&A inspired me to pick up me pen and make another attempt at journaling. … More Small Fish. Big Pond
“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.” – Lewis Carroll For a long time, I remember feeling resentful when my parents told me that we were leaving the bright lights of the city in exchange for fields, nothing being open past 5 o’clock and long waits in traffic because … More Wisteria Lane
“I’m an individual, and I feel how I feel when I feel it.” – Hannah Horvath, Girls Although it has taken me a while to finally get round to penning this post (procrastinate? me? how dare you), the topic has been playing on my mind continuously. To me, that means it is probably a subject worth … More Embrace Being A Deep Thinker
I’ve been pretty open about the fact that feeling a loss of control when it comes to life has been my most dominant emotion these past few weeks. Having said that, I feel as though I may be getting my mojo back! Finally! Whether it has been as a result of the weather, hormones or … More A Few Things That Are Helping Me Get My Mojo Back