• Lifestyle

    My 2017 Reading List

    When I was younger I ABSOLUTELY loved reading, I was definitely that kid who would rebel against bedtime and use a torch under the duvet to read Harry Potter. There’s nothing better than reading a book whilst lounging on the sofa under a blanket with the candles on (don’t forget the chocolate) and I feel like it really helps me relax and switch off when I actually allow myself the time to do it. I always seem to find something else to do that’s more pressing. Anyways, this year I’ve made a commitment to myself to read more and this is what I have on my list…. Why Fashion Matters/Frances Corner ”If fashion is…

  • Travel

    Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

    Hello! Hope you all had a lovely Easter weekend with lots of chocolate! I’m back up North after a lovely weekend away down South with my best friends from university. We spent three nights in Worthing on the southern coast of England where the gorgeous weather featured in the photos is a far distant memory compared to the cloudy wet weather of Leeds this evening! I hadn’t been on holiday by the sea in the UK for probably about ten years! It brought back great childhood memories of family holidays to the Isle of Wight using all my spending money on the 2p machines, building sandcastles with my dad and eating…

  • Health & Wellbeing

    Taking Time Out

    Now I’m not one for New Years resolutions but a priority of mine for 2016 is to look after myself better and to make more time for me. I think for a lot of us especially in our early twenties there can be many constant pressures as we try to work out what it is we actually want to do with our lives. Life can be very busy and we often feel a need to meet the expectations of friends and family – often forgetting that sometimes we just need to sit down and do nothing.  I myself, are actually very bad at this hence my new focus on trying to change!…