The Benefits of Temporary Relationships

The Benefits of Temporary Relationships

Hello there my little lightbulbs! I’m back in the UK after spending a couple of months in Guernsey, a small island between the UK and France (not a town near London like I originally thought). What started as a short visit blossomed into a longer working holiday. I got a job as a bartender, travelled [...]

When Doing What Makes You Happy… Doesn’t Make You Happy

When Doing What Makes You Happy… Doesn’t Make You Happy

When seeking true happiness, the advice we always hear is to ‘just be yourself’, ‘do what makes you happy’ and ‘follow your dreams’. We already chatted about the complexities of being yourself in the last post, so we already know that this advice isn't so easy. And what about if you don't know yourself very [...]

Weaning the Social Media Scrollies

Weaning the Social Media Scrollies

Social media or, as the cool kids call it, ‘socials’ has become an integral part of modern day life. It’s where we start and maintain relationships; promote and support businesses; develop hobbies and skills; stalk exes (we’ve all done it don’t worry); make unnecessary purchases and also it’s where we support and damage our mental [...]

Post-Lockdown Anxieties Are More Normal Than You Think

Post-Lockdown Anxieties Are More Normal Than You Think

We’ve been waiting a year for this day to come- the gradual, yet seemingly final, end of lockdown restrictions. Some countries have already experienced this, some didn’t have to and others have a little longer to wait.  Whether this is something you’re going through, will go through or have gone through - the consensus expectation [...]