Bye, bye impossible beauty standards

Bye, bye impossible beauty standards

Hello everybody, Wanna know what can kiss my a**? Impossible beauty standards. I saw the latest Calvin Klein 'plus size' model advert the other day and it's bonkers. Beauty standards are impossible because everyone is different. I will never look like the retouched perfection of women in ads. It's so easy (especially when companies like [...]

‘Chub Rub’- normalising the normal

‘Chub Rub’- normalising the normal

Hello! Summer: the sun is shining, the flowers are out, there's a freakin' heat wave and your legs are burning (for some of us!). The heat can make you sweat and that sweat collects in placed where skin touches skin-no matter what body type. The friction can cause mega discomfort. Recently I heard a really nasty [...]

Just Cucumbers with Anxiety

Just Cucumbers with Anxiety

Hello everybody! Sometimes we give our bodies a hard time and we need reminding that we are human.  I don't think that saying we're 'only human' is a great phrase... because quite frankly humans are pretty damn awesome. We, as humans, are made up of 95% water. Aka. you're basically a cucumber... The human body contains enough [...]

Me: marmite sandwiches, zombies and imperfections.

Me: marmite sandwiches, zombies and imperfections.

I am Bronwyn. My closest friends and family call me Bee. I have a little scar next to my eye from standing on a chair in nursery, shouting at the top of my lungs for a marmite sandwich and an undying love for foam bananas. I'm terrified of zombies (despite the fact I know they don't exist). [...]

I Am An Emotional Sponge

I Am An Emotional Sponge

In a world that is so stressful and highly emotionally charged, it’s easy to take on other people’s problems. Research has even shown that emotions can be contagious, you can potentially ‘catch’ fear, anger and joy from people without even realising it. This is something I know I do. I am very susceptible to ‘catching’ [...]