Sometimes, love isn't enough of a reason to stay. This is true in romantic love, friendship and in other areas of life stuch as careers.
This is a recipe that I thought I'd share, which I have been baking with my nan since I was little! I think she discovered the recipe in an old Co-Op or Somerfield magazine and then we adapted it a bit.
I've been feeling a little stressed lately, and thanks to a nagging injury I can't run out my stresses or frustrations and swimming and a massage are out until places near me re-open properly. So, I did what any girl does when she needs a little treat - I shopped!
This blog is all about my first post-lockdown food and drink adventure where I grabbed a coffee and enjoyed some tacos and margaritas in Bristol.
Those of you that know me will know that I looove coffee, and well I guess it is kind of in the blog name. So, last month I decided to give Pact Coffee a go as I'd read that they do coffee subscriptions. Pact Coffee are on a mission to provide coffee lovers with delicious … Continue reading Trying out my first subscription from Pact Coffee
As we begin to ease out of lockdown, or atleast the UK's poor attempt at a lockdown, and begin to restore some areas of our country to more normality I have found myself reflecting on the little silver linings I found during lockdown. I am lucky enough to still have had full time work throughout … Continue reading Finding the silver linings in lockdown
Hey everyone! So, this is my first post of 2020 and my first post in absolutely ages... I sort of lost momentum, motivation, and inspiration as myself and my ex broke up in October and it hit me pretty hard. However, here I am. Still fighting, still pushing, and feeling ready to take lots of … Continue reading How counselling restored my sanity
This week I had my first counselling session in about 4 years. Whilst this wasn’t for anything particularly critical, it is something I have wanted to do for ages to better understand myself, try and unravel some issues I have, and as an active step in managing my depression. I first went to counselling at … Continue reading Braving counselling for the first time in over 4 years.
I have worked hard to be the person I am today and to be where I am. I am resilient, I am driven, and I am fortunate, and I am thankful… but I am not lucky.
Exactly one year ago, on the 19th February 2018, I rang a buzzer in the Old Brewery in Bradford-on-Avon marked "Varn". That day marked the start of my new job (and hopefully my new career) in digital marketing. One year later and so far I have survived... Oh and I can officially hold down a … Continue reading My first year in marketing