A Rant on Body Shaming

Body shaming is described as an action or practice of humiliating a person by making mocking or critical comments about their body shape or size. It is something that is seen almost daily across social media and has become a popular joke to mock the way that others look. In modern society, there is so … Continue reading A Rant on Body Shaming


From Procrastination to Productivity…

It’s official. I have finished University and have moved back home for the inevitable future. It can be hard to go from such a structured life of lectures and revision to being free, and as a result I have really struggled with keeping busy and getting things done. Everyone suffers from a bit of procrastination … Continue reading From Procrastination to Productivity…

Why I Don’t Think Catcalling Is A Compliment

Catcall - A loud whistle or a comment of a sexual nature made by a man to a passing woman. Catcalling is something that has happened to the majority of women at some point. It is often brushed off as a joke, just an innocent admirer surrendering to the bizarre norms of society. Well, no … Continue reading Why I Don’t Think Catcalling Is A Compliment

Is Instagram Affecting Our Self Confidence?

(I apologise in advance that this post seems like a bit of a rant...) Now, I don’t exactly need to point out that we are living in a digital age whereby everybody is living some form of life online. Whether this is an accurate portrayal or not largely depends on the person, but I think … Continue reading Is Instagram Affecting Our Self Confidence?

Book Review: ‘All The Bright Places’ by Jennifer Niven

A slightly different post today. I recently read a young adult novel entitled All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven and although not aimed at my age group, it made an impact and I thought I would take a slightly older perspective. All The Bright Places centres around themes of depression and suicide, something which … Continue reading Book Review: ‘All The Bright Places’ by Jennifer Niven

The Pearl Of The Adriatic

A trip to the Dalmatian Coast, Dubrovnik specifically, has been a feature on my must-travel list for quite a few years now. For one reason or another, I hadn’t gotten around to visiting these shores. Other adventures came first. So a few months ago when my boyfriend and I finally booked our flights and accommodation, … Continue reading The Pearl Of The Adriatic