My Hair History

The mistakes I’ve made being an experimental and impatient person.  I have always had very thick, wavy hair. As a child I had ringlets and then in school I always thought having straight hair was prettier. I grew my hair for as long as I can remember and at one point straightened it every day…

Making Self-Care a Ritual

From a young age, we are all taught to extend our love to others. So when you’re told to love yourself it seems wrong, unnatural, however, self-love and self-care is crucial to our sanity. Self-care is is essential to healing that relationship with yourself you may have been neglecting for a long time. And whilst…

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Let’s Talk: Saying No Hey guys, hope you were all enjoying the wonderful weather in the UK this weekend? I don’t know about you but sunshine always makes me much happier, inspired and motivates me to kick start the week with a can-do attitude. In my last Motivation Monday, I spoke about saying yes to…

Diary 008: 2019 – A Halfway Update

Hey guys, Sorry about the radio silence on here for a little bit – I thought my life would calm down after finishing uni but it’s only sped up more! As today is the middle of summer I thought I’d do a little halfway update to look back at the beginning of 2019 and look…

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Saying yes to opportunities An opportunity recently came to me in which I was torn with what my response would be. Would I say yes or no? Today I wanted to talk about saying yes to opportunities and how that can impact your life in more ways than you could have first imagined (in a…

On My Reading List

It’s so easy for me to lose hours of the day on a screen. Whether that’s my computer writing blog posts and working, on my phone on social media or watching Netflix. I have always loved reading. It’s one of the reasons I’m a writer – I love the effect a good book can have…

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Allow Yourself To Be Happy People often get confused, including myself, about happiness. When you should and shouldn’t be happy. How certain situations and circumstances should make you feel. For today’s Motivation Monday, I want to remind you to be happy, and allow yourself to be happy. So, here it goes. Choose happiness over everything and anything….

May Round-Up & June Goals

Can you believe we are almost half way through 2019?!?! I feel like I always start these posts in disbelief but honestly I am shocked when I start them and realise we’re at the the end of another month. I’ve decided to add something new to these posts: my goals for the next month as…

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Let’s Talk: Expectations vs. Reality. A lot of the time, our reality is completely different to the expectations of it. And, a lot of the time, that reality is so much better than our expectations. Recently, I’ve done a lot of reflecting in many aspects of my life. Firstly, in my university work. I won’t…

Washington DC Photo Diary

Hey guys, I’m back with another photo diary today. Last week I uploaded my New York photo diary and today I wanted to share with you my trip to DC and Georgetown (which is a gorgeous town and one I’d highly recommend visiting if you are going to DC). Much like NYC, we did DC…