"God bless Mother Nature" - It's Raining Men, The Weather Girls Happy Earth Day! Every year on the 22nd April we celebrate the Earth and take time to consider what more we can do to help the environment. If you live in London as I do, you will know that the environment has been on people's … Continue reading Happy Earth Day!
If you are a regular reader of mine then you will know that I am a MASSIVE fan of Ted Talks. So, when I heard that an evening of Ted Talks were being held at my Uni you know that ya girl was all over it! I bought tickets not even knowing what the theme … Continue reading A New-Found Sense of Empowerment
I was diagnosed with General Anxiety Disorder a few years ago- overthinking, panic attacks, you name it. Up until recently I have been relying on prescribed medication and CBT to help me. On Youtube (where I basically live) I was being bombarded with adverts for various mindfulness apps that supposedly aided Anxiety. Due to cookies, … Continue reading Testing Mindfulness Apps to Help My Anxiety – Spilling the Anxie-Tea
I have received the odd message here and there from you guys asking about my bedtime and morning routine, so I thought I would have a go at writing the former here. This routine is the one that I do every night (when I have time). I have suffered from insomnia in the past due … Continue reading My Bedtime Routine – GRWM for bed!
Just a random little post for you guys today but I wanted to share with you my new hobby: making pom poms! One of my close friends was going through a bit of a hard time. She's super girly and loves anything pink and fluffy so I had a sudden brain wave and thought it … Continue reading It goes Pom and Pom and Pom…
Note that the following content may not be suitable for all readers. Also, I mean no disrespect to the victim or her family. I see this blog as a physical manifestation of my mind, and so I have to be honest and say that although my mind is full of baking recipes and Jane Austen, … Continue reading The Mysterious Death of Elisa Lam -Unsolved Mystery
If there is one thing in life I hate more than bratty middle-class children and Snapchat streaks, it's exams. Before I get into this blog post I have to warn you that if you are reading this the night before your exam in the hopes of getting some nuggets of gold to help you in … Continue reading How Not To Revise for an Exam
One of my teachers sheepishly approached me in class and asked if I would stay behind for a few minutes after. I, of course, suddenly started imagining the worst possible reasons why. Was I failing the class? Was I going to be kicked out of Sixth Form? Did my entire family perish in a terrible … Continue reading On being a Literature Student with Dyslexia
I always fall into a depressive episode after Christmas is over, and it can last until about March! The lead up to Christmas is the best time of year for me as from about November onwards there is something to look forward to. I love the routine of watching christmas movie, banging out christmas songs, … Continue reading How to cope with post-Christmas blues
It has come to my attention that a great deal of people seem to have forgotten the unwritten rules of public transport. My dear reader, please treat this rant below as a PSA and forward it to the appropriate audience. Do let me know in the comments if I have missed any key rules. Do … Continue reading The Unwritten Rules of Public Transport, Written Down