Heroic Boyfriend Beats Knots with miniature Comb: A Tragic Story

Heroic Boyfriend Beats Knots with miniature Comb: A Tragic Story

Never have I ever sat on the floor sobbing, the night before a Uni deadline, as my boyfriend used a miniature comb to untangle my unintentional dreadlocks for hair *drinks* During my second year of Uni, I stayed round my boyfriends, the night before a deadline (mistake number 1). I thought I was prepared but [...]

How I’m Overcoming my Acne – My Skincare Story and Garnier Review

How I’m Overcoming my Acne – My Skincare Story and Garnier Review

The first thing that suffers (besides my sanity) when I feel overwhelmed is my skin - thanking you very muchly mother nature. My skin is a pretty accurate representation of my stress levels and an indicator of how in control I actually feel. (Weirdly enough, my eyeliner is also pretty representative of this too!)  Puffy [...]

25 Christmas Gifts for Her Under £10

25 Christmas Gifts for Her Under £10

Tis' the season for breaking your bank account, counting down the days to payday and generally overspending... fralalalala lalalala  I am not the Grinch - I love Christmas, honestly I do. In fact, a little bit too much. Every single year I go over the top. Then when January comes around my bank account is pitiful and [...]

What if University wasn’t the best experience of my life?

What if University wasn’t the best experience of my life?

University: the best three years of your life. Except, that’s not always the case. I’ve discussed my University experience a lot on here. In fact, I recorded my University experience as I went through it – my blog became an outlet and at times a diary. My first year of University was one of the [...]

12 Things – Taking Blogging Back To Basics

12 Things – Taking Blogging Back To Basics

Every now and again I go through some rocky patches with my blog where I feel unmotivated and disconnected from it. I'm going through one now. I blame it on two things: perfectionism and comparison. I see all these incredible bloggers really succeeding with their blogs and then, despite knowing it's completely irrational, use their [...]

Changing Room Rage, Body Confidence and Self-Love

Changing Room Rage, Body Confidence and Self-Love

'Don't sweat the small things' - am I the only one that has a very different response to this depending on my mood? If life is mostly sunshine and rainbows, aka. my to-do list is covered in ticks, I would probably agree with not sweating 'the small stuff'. But lordy, come near me after an hour in [...]

Daily affirmations to improve your mindset

Daily affirmations to improve your mindset

Affirmations are at the peak of discussion at the moment. Everyone in the wellness world is praising the benefits of using them in daily life. Affirmations are something I run through consciously every morning, but also subconsciously throughout the day. For me, affirmations help with my moral compass, to centre me in life and make [...]