The world has coronapandemonium. So much so, that in the office we have vetoed the radio in favour of Spotify because we cannot listen to the hourly update of how the world is in peril (Pop Punk Powerhouses playlist, anyone?). The main government advice is to cover your mouth when you cough, sneeze into your … More Coronavirus or not: keep your grubby mitts away from me
My entire teenage life, I had barely any spots. Sore boobs; bloating; mood swings; self-loathing and an obsession with angsty emo bands I had by the boatload – but acne was not a concern for me. So you can imagine my absolute horror when, in my early 20s, spots started popping up on my chin … More Living with (and treating) adult acne
Last year I did Dry January and loved it so much I didn’t drink a DROP of alcohol until May. Not going to lie, I felt amazing. Not drinking myself to oblivion and being hungover all weekend was really good for my physical and mental health. Shocking that! But it’s not all kale-smoothies-and-inspirational-quotes.
A few months ago I wrote a blog about all the Millennial things I’d done that week. Things that would make baby boomers roll their eyes, call us snowflakes, and say “it didn’t happen in my day”. Things that perfectly symbolise the digital-era, falafel-eating, iPhone-using generation we are. But this time, it’s FESTIVE!!!
‘Baby it’s cold outside‘ is one of my fave Christmas songs. Perhaps this is why, until 2018, I had no idea of its problematic connotations. Critics are arguing that the song normalises rape culture. I completely disagreed the first time I heard this theory, but after a few more listens, you can’t unhear lines like … More ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ and other problematic things I love
They say a picture is worth a thousand words… but sometimes a screenshot is worth only 4. “WHAT WERE YOU THINKING?!”
A few months ago, I went on a date with a funny, fit boy. By the end of it we were acting coupley, and he text me the next day asking me out again. A few weeks passed while we were both on holiday. He messaged me when I returned asking what days I was free. … More The Lowdown on Ghosting: is it OK?