Blogging

Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Blog & Tips for New Bloggers

  Woop! I’ve been nominated for a second blogger award! I love these things, it’s so nice to know that other bloggers even know I exist! Yes, that’s a low bar to set for myself but having blogger buddies makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside. The lovely Hebah Pervaiz nominated me, you should go checkContinue Reading “Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Blog & Tips for New Bloggers”

Autumn Halloween

the 15 creepiest things on the internet for Halloween

  It’s the spookiest time of the year, and for some reason Halloween wakes up the masochists within us, actively searching for things that will give us the spoops in the night time. Well, for me night time spoops are not just for Halloween, they’re for any time I forget how much of a wussContinue Reading “the 15 creepiest things on the internet for Halloween”

Life

just 10 photos to remind you that black cats are wonderful

Black cats are beautiful, yet Cats Protection say that in 2017 alone, black cats took 13% longer to rehome than cats of any other colour. I don’t know why this is – maybe people prefer the patterns of a tabby or the colours of a calico. Maybe it’s down to age-old superstitions that black catsContinue Reading “just 10 photos to remind you that black cats are wonderful”

Blogging Life

falling for fall – 10 questions about autumn

Thanks to Hebah for tagging me in the Falling for Fall tag! I LOVE autumn, I’d say it’s one of my favourite seasons, but I swear I say that at the start of every season. Or even the slightest change in the weather. Nevertheless, right now it is my favourite and I’m having a great time doingContinue Reading “falling for fall – 10 questions about autumn”

Life

Sweeping it under the carpet: mental health in the workplace

Every single one of my closest friends has been affected in some way by mental health issues, so to say it’s something close my heart would be an understatement. This year’s World Mental Health Day is focused on mental health in the workplace. Having worked in a toxic work environment I have a whole loadContinue Reading “Sweeping it under the carpet: mental health in the workplace”

Food

how to survive your first week of Slimming World

It’s been a week since I once again darkened the doorway of a Slimming World group. The first week’s weigh-in is arguably the scariest, as the expectations are so high. I’ve seen people lose RIDICULOUS weight in their first week, but I’ve also seen people lose bugger all. You don’t know until you’re on theContinue Reading “how to survive your first week of Slimming World”