Lifestyle · Quarter Life Crisis · Travel

Barca-loner

As any self-indulgent, 'soul searching' blog will tell you, a getaway break is always more liberating when you have to travel there on your own. As someone who has always valued friendships with people who live in sunnier climates, I recently made the sensible decision to book a last minute flight to Barcelona to visit… Continue reading Barca-loner

Food and Drink · Health · Lifestyle · Quarter Life Crisis

Deliciously ‘sh*t I read the recipe wrong’

If there's one piece of advice I've been given during the Quarter Life Crisis it's 'eat well and look after yourself'. Apparently, in an era of quinoa cravings and avocado addictions, there's never been a better time to embrace the fun of a health food fad (that's diary and gluten free fun, obviously). But behind… Continue reading Deliciously ‘sh*t I read the recipe wrong’

Events · Music · Quarter Life Crisis

Adulthood is coming, so is the Vengabus

Like many of my friends, I spent most of my childhood pretending to be an adult. From fake marriages in the playground to building the perfect house on the Sims, growing up in the 90s saw crop tops, tamagotchi's, transfer tattoos, platform Skechers and more make-up than the Spice Girls put together as my vital… Continue reading Adulthood is coming, so is the Vengabus

Health · Lifestyle · Quarter Life Crisis

Nana’s last words: “pay the bar bill on your way out”

My Nana’s love for a drink has been the centre of our family entertainment for years. From cracking open the Sherry at 11am to tipsy mother-in-law antics, family get togethers where my Nana and the bar were concerned were filled with quick wit, toe curling inappropriateness and a lot of apologies to handsome foreign waiters.… Continue reading Nana’s last words: “pay the bar bill on your way out”

Arts and Culture · Career · Lifestyle · Quarter Life Crisis

I’ve got my dream job! Turns out, it’s not my dream job

Actors’ Agent Writer Actress Zookeeper Bestest Member of the Spice Girls TV Presenter Dec from Ant and Dec’s Girlfriend Drama Teacher Lyricist Marketing The list of ‘things I want to be when I grow up’ is endless. At the age of 25 I’ve been lucky and hard-working enough to give some of them a good… Continue reading I’ve got my dream job! Turns out, it’s not my dream job

Lifestyle · Property Ladder · Quarter Life Crisis · Social Life

All my friends are buying houses, I can’t even commit to a Netflix series

Have you ever woken up from a three hour nap (with your cat) checked your social media feeds and everyone you went to school with has announced their engagement, grown a baby or moved into a two bed semi? How long was I asleep for? Why didn’t I get the memo? The only semi I… Continue reading All my friends are buying houses, I can’t even commit to a Netflix series