Until recently, I was of the belief that we can’t buy happiness but we sure as hell can pay to rid life of our issues. What changed?
The festivities of the 75th VE Day turned out to be the surprise pick-me-up that we didn’t know we needed during lockdown until Britain came together with our trademark stiff upper lips & quintessential English street parties of togetherness.
Let go of the “have nots” that The Real Housewives & Co. are infamous for & focus on our own “haves” that we’re lucky to be locked down with right now to recreate our own wag luxury.
A lot of marginalised bodies fight hard to deter the notion we they are someone’s “before” photo, so why are we now volunteering ourselves as that very thing for entertainment?
While we’re housebound & avoiding the overwhelming negativity of social media, our saving grace that we should show our gratitude to is the arts; film, TV, YouTube, books, blogs, sports entertainment.
Life always finds a way of getting between us & our friends but Cheeky Zebra cards are the key opportunity to remind them of our undying platonic love.
I’ve taken it upon myself this Breast Cancer Awareness Month to compile an extensive list of bosom-based slang terms. Because, if we can’t smile for jubblies in the name of health, what even is life?
We were taught that body positivty & body confidence were interchangeable only to now find that bopo is exclusively for marginalised bodies. And as a result of this there is a backlash on “incorrectly” using the term.
I never had Yorkshire pride til I moved away to Manchester but, as it turns out, I love my hometown of Goole… Now that I don’t live there!
The Grace, Gratitude, Grit journal is the most uplifting combination of inspiring reading material & reflective writing space featuring guidance from author Leanne Brown to be a wife, a mother & an all round kickass achiever.
To show our love & respect for the 22 victims of the Manchester Arena attack two years on, I teamed up with Take Heart to spread the love throughout our city.
Being apart from each other whether for his wrestling or for my “social” life is sometimes the worst but times like these really are the best of wag times.