How To Enjoy The Last Weekend of Summer

It’s the last weekend of the summer holidays for most people – aka, school kids, parents, teachers… (Although did summer ever actually arrive this year? Old, grumpy sun worshipper, me.) Before the humdrum of going back to school again, send the summer holidays out with a bang, or a nice day out! Here are some […]

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I’m ‘Nuts’ About My Allergy

After watching clips last night from a recent This Morning episode, I felt the need to write about it. In this episode they were interviewing a fellow colleague, Amy May and her parents, regarding the allergic reaction that nearly took her life, but instead left her brain damaged. They also had posted a poll to […]

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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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My Top 5 Best Brunch Spots In Downtown Toronto

If you know me, then you know that breakfast is my favourite meal of the day. The pastries, the egg combinations, the meats, the avocados, even the cereals; I love everything about it! So as you can probably assume, brunch is my favourite, because it makes it socially acceptable to eat breakfast at any time […]

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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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Leeds Gin Festival 2017

They say that there is no finer pass-time than drinking with friends… Well, I don’t know who actually says that, but I do think it is pretty good mantra! Some of my funnest social occasions have been when alcohol is involved – sorry you sticklers out there, I have more fun with alcohol! And Saturday […]

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6 Things To Do In 6 Months

Well, I’m baaaaack! Back home. Back in the U.K. Back in Yorkshire. Back in my favourite place in the world. Even though I’ve lived in several places, and explored many countries, there’s no place likeΒ home. As I have returned with half of the year already gone, I figured I would get excited for all the […]

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Tea Time At Mama Doreen’s

As I’m leaving the country at the end of the week, my time is currently spent doing a mixture of packing, panicking, and squeezing in goodbye’s with all my friends and family… So a fitting ‘see ya real soon’ with my friend Lucie (who owns Destination Beauty in Harrogate), who is always dressed in the […]

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A Tranquil Lunch In St Lucia

Sometimes when your lifestyle involves darting from country to country each day, trying to see every exciting thing there is to do in each place can be exhausting. Sometimes you just want to have a lazy day where you wake up late and go out for a coffee, or lunch with a friend, instead of […]

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