7 REASONS TO BE HAPPY

Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abraham Lincoln Happiness is the universal feeling we all aspire to experience more of, yet, we can be an angry, moody, depressed bunch, can’t we? The science of happiness tells us that being happy is, indeed, a choice. But if you’re…

20 THINGS TO DO IN AUTUMN

1. Go for a walk in your local woods and marvel at the changing colours of the leaves 2. Pick some conkers and play the game with your loved ones 3. Get up before dawn and go on a mini sunrise photo shoot 4. Toast marshmallows on an open fire 5. Host a fireworks/bonfire night…

TRAVEL DIARIES – AMSTERDAM

It’s finally the time to pack up my bags and fly off on another adventure. This time, we’re heading to Amsterdam. Day One: Our first day in Amsterdam was a big one. It took us over an hour to walk to the centre and after waking up at 2 in the morning, we were not…

22 THINGS I’VE LEARNT IN 22 YEARS

I’M FEELING 22! I am officially 22 years old and I couldn’t feel better. I have seen a lot of posts about “things I have learned in so many years” and so I thought I would jump on the band wagon. Adulting is a giant teachable moment and mot of my experiences have come from…

PREPARATIONS AND DATE NIGHT

This morning my mum and I got up and went into town to get our nails done. I’d like to say I was getting my nails done so I had ‘birthday nails’ but in actual fact, I had chipped one of my nails about 4 days ago and it was driving me mad. Decided to…

BOYFRIEND APPRECIATION POST

You would not believe how long this post has taken me to write, but, personally, I believe it’s the most important one for me. To start off, here’s something I don’t say nearly enough: thank you. Thank you, thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart. You do so much for me that…

IF YOU NEED A POSITIVE REMINDER

It is obvious that life isn’t always easy, and we are presented with numerous challenges each day. Whether it is what exam to study for next, what paper to cram in before the deadline or the endless thoughts about that one person who left you heartbroken, there are so many thoughts and decisions that could…