***SPOILER ALERT: London is fucking expensive.*** My London life began about 3 and a half years ago when I started university. As a young naive teenager, London held so much promise, so much excitement, and so much opportunity. I suddenly had so much freedom, an incredible capital at my fingertips and an overwhelming optimism … Continue reading What it’s really like living in London in your 20s
Today I want to talk about self confidence. Self confidence is something I've struggled with as long as I can remember. At school, I shied away from everything I could and absolutely hated any attention being on me. I felt like when people were looking at me they saw everything I hated about myself. I got to a … Continue reading Where I’m at with: Self Confidence
I was craving veggie burgers the other day but had loads of stuff in the fridge that needed using up; but hey presto, I whizzed it all together and got the veggie burgers of my dreams! I would definitely say to use this as a guideline, and substitute or add/remove as necessary - as it's … Continue reading Sweet Potato and Beetroot Veggie Burgers
Hello and Happy 2018! I always find the new year a very strange time, it's just the same as any other day or week or month and yet every January, I, along with everyone else, find myself sitting down and making a list of everything I need to do better this year. For some reason, … Continue reading Self-Assessment
Ya girl turned 23 last week and I celebrated in true 20s/millennial fashion - I ate a TONNE of pretentious food every night for about a week and I'm now on a diet... Anyway, as a birthday treat, Tom and I made a long awaited trip to Dominique Ansel Bakery, AKA the home of the … Continue reading I had a CRONUT!
After undoubtedly the hardest, most life-changing, and monumental three years of my life; on the 18th July 2017 I collected my certificate, threw my hat in the air, and graduated with First Class Honours in English Language and Linguistics from Queen Mary University of London. It was a beautiful sunny day. We drank Pimms, took … Continue reading With First Class Honours… I Graduated!
My little sister turned 18 last week (whattttt!!!!) and truth be told there is no one I prefer to spoil on their birthday. She may be a little shit but she's a little shit that means the absolute world to me. So for her 18th birthday I wanted to take her away, just the two … Continue reading Budapest is the Buda-best.
Ahhhhhhhhhh I'm sorry! I got back from The Amalfi Coast almost a month ago and I still haven't posted - I am a BAD blogger. To be honest, I've had probably the most manic and stressful month of my LIFE so I just haven't been in the mindset to sit down and write. While … Continue reading The Amalfi Post.
Hello all! This post is embarrassingly late but fortunately I do have multiple excuses: firstly, my boyfriend actually wanted to make his debut on my blog and write this one himself, but, alas, it is weeks later and he still hasn't got around to it - so Tom, you missed your chance! Secondly, job … Continue reading A Long Weekend in BERLIN!
Hello all - it's been a little while since I last posted, because everything has been busy busy BUSY. Two weeks ago today I handed in my dissertation, marking the end of my academic life and my time at university, and since I have finished another internship, been home to see my family, and last … Continue reading I’m Back With A Saturday in South Ken and Internship #4!