This weekend I’ve had so much free time. We spent Easter weekend here, there, and everywhere and as lovely as it was to see friends and family, it left me really quite exhausted and just craving a bit of peace and quiet. Do you prefer to be busy all the time or have a lot … Continue reading Sunday thoughts
What do you think about before you fall asleep? I know some people make lists, others recount their day or even count sheep. My boyfriend, Tom, seems to question the most ridiculous philosophical phenomena, and my sister plans her breakfast. When I'm not thinking about the above, I tend to think about things I want … Continue reading Food for thought
Perhaps it is just a ‘first-world problem’, but it seems to me that the new millennial crisis is that we’re just not satisfied. Despite working hard, getting a good degree and a good job and earning good money, I can’t help but notice in myself and everyone around me that while we’re not unhappy, we’re … Continue reading Getting no satisfaction?
***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.