3 ways to find better work-life balance in your daily life

Do you ever just sit and think to yourself, what the hell even is time?! The art of perfect harmony between spending time at work but making time for yourself too, aka the thing that most people dream of seems near-enough impossible, particularly these days in the modern world of constant, 24/7 communication and the need…

Fibromyalgia update – what I’ve been doing & things that help

I haven’t spoken about Fibromyalgia for ages. It’s weird because as much as I want to raise awareness for it & invisible illness, I find these posts so hard to explain just because it’s a constantly changing illness that affects me in so many ways that I’ve learnt to just… deal with it in my…

Why putting your life into perspective is so important

I must have been about 8 or 9 when I had first heard the term ‘life is short’. I didn’t understand – life isn’t that short. In fact, it is the longest time we have, surely? I spoke to Mum about it. But not long after that, my family gained the news of my Nanny’s diagnosis…

3 things that happened when I minimalised my life

As someone who’s a home-bird, I love living with as much around me as possible – my things represent a part of me. I hoard little items, symbols of memories, even if just simply a receipt or an old top or a bag simply because it reminds me of someone, or something. It is almost…

5 steps to effortless, HEATLESS, beachy waves

I know, another week off, sorry all. Some would say I’m taking the piss but the UK was disgustingly hot with a heatwave (can you believe it?!!) and it was too hot to breathe, let alone blog. Now the weather has cooled, back to rainy normality, the winter jumpers back out in full swing. But…