The Ongoing Crisis

Bog Standard

You know you're an adult when weekends are less 'vodka shots' and more 'cleaning the kitchen counters for the millionth time that week'. Me: where did all the crumbs come from?!Also me: *eats copious amounts of peanut butter on toast* Some people run marathons at the weekend (for fun?!) others, like me, partake in the… Continue reading Bog Standard

The Covid Crisis · The Ongoing Crisis

Who let the dog (insurance) out?

It's April 2021. The nation is on the cusp of freedom having been locked away indoors for a year - forced to bake banana bread, watch every show on Netflix and sing Happy Birthday on repeat while washing their hands. The old and vulnerable have been granted access to leave their bubbles and receive the… Continue reading Who let the dog (insurance) out?

The Quarter Life Crisis

If F.R.I.E.N.D.S was set in 2018

Imgflip The iconic TV show Friends is on Netflix - FINALLY! It's hard to believe that since the show first aired an entire era has gone by. As somebody whose childhood and teenage years were spent watching Rachel, Joey, Chandler, Monica, Phoebe and Ross endure the trials and tribulations of adulthood - I realise that… Continue reading If F.R.I.E.N.D.S was set in 2018

The Quarter Life Crisis

Netflix and a well deserved nap

I recently discovered that my boyfriend doesn't know the meaning of 'Netflix and Chill'.  Apparently when you're a proper adult, the meaning of 'chill' goes no further than seeing how many Pringles and cookies it's acceptable to eat on a Sunday while watching endless episodes of Storage Wars - then having a well deserved nap.… Continue reading Netflix and a well deserved nap

The Quarter Life Crisis

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