#ActuallyICan: Wear whatever the f*ck I like

  Disclaimer: This post was written for The Growing Up Guide According to a recent survey carried out by Edelman Intelligence for the 2017 Dove Global Girls Beauty and Confidence Report, only…

Feeling broody when you’re not ready for children

Disclaimer: This post was written for The Growing Up Guide   Over a year ago, one of my close friends gave birth to a lovely baby boy. Before I gave…

How to stay positive on dreaded “down days”

  Ok, everyone take a sigh of relief because January is OVER. Is it just me or did January 2018 feel longer than the whole of 2017? It has certainly…

On “being the chubby friend”

For as long as I can remember, I have been bigger than the majority of my friends. A few years ago, I was a size 8/10 and I still felt…

Let’s admit it, growing up kinda sucks

Do you remember when you used to go to school, get home, eat a snack while watching CBBC and then ride your bike down the street to knock on your…

Happy New Year

Ok wow, it’s 2018. We made it! Happy New Year everyone, I hope you all celebrated the end of 2017 in style and are ready to grab 2018 by the…

My biggest pet peeves

We ALL have a list of little things that irritate us on a daily basis, don’t we? Well, I certainly do. I love hearing about other people’s pet peeves, it…