25 Things in 25 Years

Well, IT’S MY BIRTHDAY! 25 years young! While I’ve been having an early mid-life crisis regarding turning 25 (because that’s an adult sounding age!) , I’ve been lucky enough to live a great quarter-century with highs and lows that have made it a worthwhile journey. Here’s 25 things I’ve reflected on and compiled since last […]

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Friday Thoughts – Frivolity And Figuring Yourself Out

Sometimes we need to take a step back, take a breath, and realise just how lucky we are. It’s easy to wallow in self pity when something isn’t going your way, but after you’ve spent a couple of days milling it over, you should really be looking onwards and upwards. If there’s something you’re unhappy […]

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10 Ways I Failed At Adulting This Week

I don’t think I’m ready for this adulting thing. To be honest, I doubt I will ever be equipped for it. I suck at it! I may be nearly 25 and have just moved into a flat by myself, but it feels like I’m kind-of just playing pretend for now; pretending I’ve got my life […]

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Please Don’t Let Me Be A ‘Non-Person’

A couple of years ago I said to myself: “At 24 years old, I’ll figure it all out. My career will finally start to make sense and it will be the best year of my life.” (Let’s all laugh together!) Well, I’m half way through the age of 24 now and I’m still waiting for […]

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Things to do TODAY!

We’re all culprits of not looking after ourselves well enough. We put off and put off things until we get to breaking point, whether this be on work deadlines or taking care of our aching body. And we all know how ‘un-fun’ it is when we reach breaking point. So it’s time to take control. […]

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Leave Fear At The Door

Anxiety can be a royal pain in the bum! I think we can all agree on that. It can be an even bigger pain in the bum when you’re a performer; when your sole living relies on being able to hold yourself together when under pressure or when nervous. My anxiety constantly holds me back, […]

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Things For A Happier, Healthier 2017!

I’m not really one for New Year’s resolutions. I never keep them and, in a way, I don’t believe in the whole ‘new year, new me’ rubbish. You should always be trying to better yourself, even when it’s not the new year. You don’t get a re-start; every day counts. But I did have a […]

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24 Things In 24 Years

Well, it’s that time of year again…The day when I, officially, become a year older. Getting older isn’t so bad I guess; it’s a privelege denied to many. So what lessons can I draw on from the last 24 years of my life, to impart? Well, here we go… 1. If you don’t really want […]

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Jealous? Me? Never! 

When you’re far from home and everyone you know is moving on in their lives some way, it’s easy to feel like you’re getting left behind. Especially as a performer, as we sacrifice normal steps in life in order to pursue ‘the dream’. My friends are buying houses, or at the very least have moved […]

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When Life Is Pretty Darn Good

Life has felt pretty good lately; which makes a nice change when, as a Nation, we quite like to complain. I count myself very lucky – I have a loving family, great friends, good health, and I love my job. There is nothing that makes me significantly unhappy. Everything finally feels settled in my life, […]

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