Category Lifestyle

Be proud of yourself.

Wow, it’s been a week since I last posted. I apologise for that; I’ve been super busy at university covering breaking news, reporting on events and so much more! But despite all of this I said one thing to myself this week – I’m proud of myself; proud of what I’ve done this week. But that’s not what this blog post is […]

A year ago my life changed.

A year ago today my life changed. I found out I’d be starting my journalism course – of course, it was for the better, but I didn’t really know for certain the impact it would have on me back then. A few months prior to that I was sitting in front of three people who I barely knew […]

A little break to Whitby.

Ah, it’s great to be back; blogging and home. As you may be aware I’ve been away on holiday for a while – and I haven’t blogged. I wanted to use today as a way to tell you why. I don’t even know where to begin. Let’s just say I’ve needed some “me” time. I’ve been volunteering a lot over the […]

Ten things I’m grateful for.

I’ve been watching a few documentaries about the refugee crisis over the past few days – Exodus, The Refugee Camp: Our Desert Home and Stacey Dooley in Greece: Migrant Kids in Crisis to name a few. Watching their struggle across multiple countries in search of safety and security has made me think of ten things I’m […]

I’m a woman and a WWE fan. So what?!

There are a lot of misconceptions about female WWE fans – from the supposed idea that the only we watch just to ogle at the male wrestler’s bodies (we don’t – it takes more to be a WWE superstar than having a chiseled body) to the illusion that we don’t understand the matches. First and foremost, […]

John’s Bullying Story.

Disclaimer: This post discusses bullying which may be a sensitive topic. If you are affected by this post please seek professional advice and support as I am not a trained medical professional. A lot of people have been bullied. My experience of being bullied is completely different to John’s. Yours will be to other people. But […]

We should all #StandUpToBullying.

Disclaimer: This post discusses sensitive topics of bullying and thoughts of suicide. If you are affected by this post then please seek professional advice and support as I am not a trained medical professional. Bullying. It’s something many of us have gone through including myself. I was bullied during the first few years of school and it has […]