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?

Sunshine Blogger Awards 2019

Oh em bloody gee, I haven’t been nominated once for the peer-recognition Sunshine Blogger Awards 2019 but twice!

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.

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?

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.

5 Prejudices We Shouldn’t Accept But Do

Why, in a world with an ever opening mind, is it socially acceptable to hold certain prejudices?

The 88 & Friends

You might have seen some of the handiwork of the self love wonder that is The 88 & Friends but who, what & why are they?

How To Adopt A Gratitude Attitude

It sounds as patronising as being in a bout of depression & being told to “cheer up” but this one is actually achievable. And you don’t even have to write lists or talk to yourself in the mirror.

Wedded Bliss: Handmade With Love

The second post in my Wedded Bliss series pays homage to the ridiculously talented crafter companies that helped us have our wedding our way.

Wedded Bliss: Our Wedding Our Way

The first in this series is an ode to individuality. Although still a conventional English white wedding, we scrapped some of the standard traditions because they said nothing about us.