The Danger of Modesty

Why must we be so modest? Best case scenario, it deprives us of a bit of a confidence boost when we brush off a compliment. But, in the worst case, it is an unadulterated lie to both ourselves & those around us.

Pandemic Makes The Neighbourhood Grow Fonder

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.

Coming Out As A Loser On The Plus Size Scene

TW. Bariatric surgery is not a decision I’ve made lightly & I’ve made it known to all the counselors / dietitians / exercise instructors I’ve met so far that I’m happy in my own skin & I will always support the plus world. So why am I scared of the plus world shunning me?

This Girl Has Got Grit!

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.

Don’t Look Back In Anger & Never Forget: Long Live The 22

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.

Are Self Love Brands Profiting From Our Insecurities?

We have so many sources of self love readily available but some brands have jumped on this bandwagon with ulterior motives.