A Mental Health Update – Changes and Decisions

I wanted to chat to you all about something that's been going on with me lately. Some of this is a little difficult to discuss, but I'll try and talk about it frankly. I've mentioned before that I was seeing a therapist to help me work through my depression and anxiety problems. Well, after seeing her… Continue reading A Mental Health Update – Changes and Decisions


Reading Challenge – A book written over 100 years ago

For the third book in the Hannah Braime reading challenge, readers are tasked with reading a book written over a hundred years ago. I cheated a little with this book (I suspect this may not be the first time) because I had planned on reading Jane Austen's Emma, but I found it so utterly dull… Continue reading Reading Challenge – A book written over 100 years ago

Picking Your Battles – self-care and expectations

Recently, reading an article by Marie Southard Ospina in Dazed about hyperfemininity in the plus size community, I started to have a think about the various obstacles that we all find in our way and the different battles that we have to fight. For most people it can be tricky negotiating the tension between what… Continue reading Picking Your Battles – self-care and expectations