#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…

6 simple ways to get the spark back with your partner

Disclaimer: This post was written for The Growing Up Guide   If you’ve been in a relationship for a while, you know how it is. You both gain a bit of…

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…

7 lipsticks you seriously need in your life

I am a confessed lipstick hoarder. I actually don’t have space inside my make up bag for all of my lipsticks. Embarrassing, I know. For me, my make up doesn’t…