Must A Blogger Be Pastel & Rose Gold To Be Successful?

A huge part of blogging relies on a social media following – actual writing capability doesn’t count for much in the overall success of a blog. Agree?

This September I Have Mostly Been…

I’ve rounded up another summary of all that jazz that has brought joy into my wag life over the past month. So this September I have mostly been…

Luesque Are Your Friends

Leggings are a wardrobe staple for all of us but what about when the old faithful just isn’t cutting it anymore? Welcome to your new best friend, Luesque! #Ad/Gifted

Body Positivity Or Body Confidence?

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.

Can Wives Label Ourselves Feminists?

Making the choice to look after my husband is as strong a feminist move as any bra burning shenanigans – it takes a strong woman to exercise that choice power when going against the grain.

PlannerFest 2019

Taking place in Manchester was the day long shopping, sharing, workshopping extravaganza that was the first ever PlannerFest. Read on for my VIP experience of all things journalling…

Happy Yorkshire Day: Welcome To Goole

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!

This July I Have Mostly Been…

I’ve cobbled together another monthly list of people, products & places that have brought (or stolen!) joy into my wag life. So this July I have mostly been…

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?

Little Mermaid: Part Of Your Diverse World…?

The live action Little Mermaid will be an immense remake that I’ll instantly love. But, really, how do I feel about a black Ariel? And why?

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.