What is feminism? It's a question asked by many. So this is my feminist story, and how I feel about the whole thing.
I was sitting on the train the other day, an overcrowded, stuffy train, and noticed that not one single person was smiling. Yes, I get it - the 19:30 from Birmingham New Street isn't exactly the circus - but it was as if someone had injected a huge dose of GLUM into the carriage, and … Continue reading Why Smiling is Okay
In this weekly round-up, I recommend a new blogger, a magazine, an app, an e-newsletter and an Instagram account!
Last week, my friend and I visited Edinburgh for a few nights. I couldn't get over how beautiful the place is, so I thought I'd share some photos here on my blog! Also, if you're thinking of visiting the city, I'll run through the things we did and the costs involved. Day 1 We flew … Continue reading Edinburgh
Lucy Wood (@LucyJaneWood), Freelance Writer and YouTuber, has recently uploaded a video, discussing how little representation there is for women with 'in-between-y' body shapes. And I totally agree. I'm a size 12, curvy, tall, and have what I like to call a 'cake pouch' (the slightly podgy bit of lower tummy!) I'm not part of … Continue reading #AverageGirlSize
On Monday 14th May 2018, I handed in my final assignment of my university degree and was overwhelmed with all sorts of different emotions. First, I burst into tears as the thought of ohmygodwhatdoIdonow entered my mind, but then, after closing down the online-submission tab on my browser, I felt a huge sense of achievement. And here's … Continue reading University? Completed.
"In a world where people strive for likes on social media, where cyber-bullying exists, where there is the constant need to check notifications, people are becoming more and more obsessed with the online world." This is what I think.