Growing Up Online

It feels almost weird to say it, but the internet is so very tied up into my identity and who I am as a person. I mean, I went to university via searching ‘internet’ on UCAS (yes, seriously). I work in web development, a skill I started learning as an 11 year old for fun, […]

June favourites

Life Lately #3: June

It’s been a whole 2 and a half weeks since I last posted! I disappeared off to Glastonbury on a Tuesday evening, where I spent a mostly internet-free 5 and a bit days covered in mud and truly happy as a pig would be. It was hard work at times with just how muddy it was but it’s truly my happy […]

Sunday Self Care

Sunday Self Care

One of the things I missed most when I was at uni was baths. Showers are great and are especially handy when you’ve got up late, they’re excellent places to think, to sing, to drown your sorrows. For me though, a good bath feels like it’s cleansing my soul. A bath does something to me […]

An Afternoon in Formby

A couple of weeks ago, Jonny and I took advantage of the weekday sun and drove West to the coast, for an afternoon stroll along Formby beach, over the dunes and back through the forest. Formby is in Merseyside and it’s beach and pinewoods are a National Trust site. It’s a home to red squirrels, […]

Pizza Pilgrims

22 Things to Do This Summer

Ahh, summer. I have such a love/hate relationship with summer. My wardrobe is 90% black and my thighs touch, so it’s often uncomfortable and sweaty. On the other hand, being in the sun is an instant mood-lifter; I just feel happier when the sun is out. Now a British summer tends to be disappointing, but […]

Sweet Potato Doughnut

Milk Jam Pudding Club

When I saw a tweet pop up on my timeline from Milk Jam, saying there were a few tickets available for their press night in collaboration with Deliveroo, I HAD to go and luckily I snapped up a pair before they were sold out. 6 desserts and cocktails in one sitting had me sold, let […]