best friends – what does that mean to you?

best friends – what does that mean to you?

I’ve chatted about friendships from time to time, pondering whether it’s ok to leave friends behind, or whether anyone really likes me. They do, I know they do, my brain…

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mindfulness in blogging and vlogging

mindfulness in blogging and vlogging

Mindfulness, “the psychological process of bringing one’s attention to experiences occurring in the present moment”. Mindfulness in Photography One thing I love about lifestyle blogging and vlogging, is that it forces you to…

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who me? you want to be my friend?

who me? you want to be my friend?

Here is one of those posts where I am thinking, surely someone else feels the same?! I have a lovely group of close friends, and lots of wider circles. Friends…

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ditching denim: what to wear instead of jeans

ditching denim: what to wear instead of jeans

The first pair of jeans I really remember lusting after were a sparkly number from George @ ASDA and, wait for it, they were what we called back then a…

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what to say to your friend with cancer

what to say to your friend with cancer

Life seems pretty infinite as you float through your teens and early twenties. It stretches out in front of you like you have all the time in the world to…

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what do you want to be when you grow up?

what do you want to be when you grow up?

A question I have never known how to answer. People asked you this question when you were 5 years old. They asked you again when you were 16. When you…

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buy experiences, not shoes

buy experiences, not shoes

Ok, ok, that is a bit of a sweeping statement in the title of this post. I mean, everyone wants to buy shoes, right? But I tell you what you…

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leaving friends behind

leaving friends behind

By the age of 21 I had lived in 5 different towns, gone to 5 different schools/college/uni and floated around several groups of friends. There are so many people I…

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thank you, bear

thank you, bear

Bear cub, Barkasauras Rex, Dogifer, Butterbean. I have many names for you, but luckily you only respond to your real life name, Bear. My husband banged on about getting a…

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finding a place in the blogging community

finding a place in the blogging community

When I started this little blog just a few short weeks ago, I was super nervous about what my friends and family would think. What my wider group of work friends would…

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