Hey you, I just wanted to tell you that everything is going to be ok. Maybe not today. Maybe not tomorrow. Heck, maybe not even next week, next month, or year. But one day, everything is going to be just fine. Why am I writing to tell you this? Because something cropped up for me … Continue reading Post Traumatic Growth: Turning Pain Into Power ❤️
(Or thoughts from a 16 year old me on a train journey home in October) It’s 6:27pm. It’s a Sunday night. I found this entry I wrote in my journal while I was travelling on the train home from college, and I wanted to share it… “I don’t know what living a ‘balanced life’ is, …or … Continue reading “Feeling.”
“I never thought one year could be so hard. That in one year I could bring others so much pain. When will it stop? They say “give it time, everything will be fine”, …but that ‘light’ shining bright to set me free seems so far away. Sometimes I question if it’s even real. Everything was … Continue reading Something short for ‘World Mental Health Day’… ❤️
It’s 9:04 pm on Wednesday evening. I just got in for the day about an hour ago. And even though I’ve had my eyes fixed on a screen for most of the day (and even though I kept telling myself to step away from the screen and write tomorrow morning instead) I just had to … Continue reading You’re Alive — Take Advantage Of It
As I logged onto my mac this morning, I saw an email in my inbox from Rick Mulready. No, not to me personally, I wish… But an email he sent out to his list and it inspired me to hop onto my blog this evening and write. Finally write! 🙏 (F.Y.I — Rick, by the way, is … Continue reading “Perfectionism Is A ‘Shield’”…
If you were to ask me… “Cats or Dogs??” Hands down, I’d say Dogs, everyday. I love them. I’m crazy about them. Actually, the one thing I miss most since moving out 2 years ago, is my Dog (shh, don’t tell my Mum I said that). Anyhow… The other week I came across this graphic … Continue reading 5 Fun Ways To Get Fit With Your Dog 🐶 💕
Click play to listen to this blog on audio (and if you have a Youtube, hit Subscribe so I can follow you back 😉) I’m a morning person. Everyone who knows me well knows that. And some people that know me well, hate it… (sorry Rach, and thank you for putting up with me when … Continue reading 8 Things You Can Do Everyday To Have A Life-Changing Morning Routine ✨
There’s something I want to talk about today… Something I feel passionate about — so I’m warning you! 🖐 And that’s a brand new body positivity movement AND body shaming craze that’s been born… ‘Hip Dips’… The latest body trend that a lot of girls are talking about on social media, shaming and hating on. And I … Continue reading Meditation: Day 84 / 100 — WTF Are ‘Hip Dips’ & Why This Needs To STOP!
The other day I wrote an article about why if Friday is your favourite day of the week, you’ve got some serious changes to make… And it got me thinking about passion. Specifically what it means to find it, and why actually I’m somewhat against it. Or at least I’m against preaching you find it. When you don’t enjoy what … Continue reading Meditation: Day 72 / 100 — Passion Vs. Curiosity ✨
If Friday is your favourite day of the week, there's something wrong. Here's how to stop cheering for Fridays, and how to cheer for everyday.
Just over a month ago I spent a long weekend back in Essex with my family. 2 weeks ago, I spent the entire day linking arms and shopping (literally until we dropped), in York with my Mum. Last Sunday (18th June) was Fathers Day, but I couldn’t be there… And it felt hard. Homesickness gets … Continue reading Meditation: Day 64 / 100 — ‘Homesickness’ Why It Isn’t Really About ‘Home’…
Dear Dad, Yesterday was Father’s Day, And I couldn’t really fit all I wanted to say in a card, so this one’s for you... Sorry I wasn’t there for Father’s Day, but I’m sure you’ll forgive me, after all, we live 300 miles away. Almost 2 years ago you helped me make the big move, … Continue reading Meditation: Day 58 / 100 — Dear Dad…