One evening last week, I sat down to dinner with a few close friends of mine at one of their grandparents’ house. After eating a delicious meal, popping open the ‘thank you for having me’ wine, our conversation turned to our recent goings-on…Read More
“Lord knows every day is not a success. Every year is not a success. You have to celebrate the good.” – Reese Witherspoon
I think it’s safe to assume we’ve all tried to build (or break) at least one habit in our life, whether we’ve been trying to loose weight or stop biting our nails and so we all know how tough it is to do…Read More
There are a lot of articles online that list everything you should bring to University, but there are very few on what not to bring and since most of us are already scared, excited and confused freshers who are reluctant to leave home it’s very easy to bring your whole life with you…Read More
Cheap fashion often has a shockingly high cost, which is why purchasing secondhand clothing or up-cycling the clothes you currently own is so important. However, I don’t think it’s necessary to give up shopping altogether and thankfully there is an ever-growing amount of sustainable clothing brands…Read More
The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.
– Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Before working as a part-time barista, I had no idea what the difference between a ‘latte’, ‘cappacino’ or ‘americano’ was, let alone a ‘flat white’ or ‘macchiato’. After a few years, it became readily apparent to me that I’m not the only one…Read More
A lot of times
we are angry at other people
for not doing what
we should have done for ourselves.
– Rupi Kaur
To be a minimalist you can never buy anything ever again. You must only own one t-shirt, one pair of trousers, one set of underwear, one pair of socks and one pair of ‘I don’t give a fuck’ flip flops…Read More