self

What Scotland have Taught Me About Life

As I stepped off the platform at Edinburgh Waverley, Drake’s voice in my ears singing, “trips to wherever feels right, doin’ it all just to feel things”, crowds of busy feet scrambled towards the exit sign- all excited and tender-footed as I felt arriving in a new country that was my ‘places to visit’ list. I […] Read more…

Respecting The Self

There are many things I regret, especially within relationships. I think when it comes down to it, you have to swop regret for respect somewhere down the line otherwise, you’ll end up choking on your own fears. For me, the idea that I haven’t learned from my own mistakes is something that challenges me every […] Read more…

I want to be Health with you

I think for students, your third year is one of the most important times in your life and one of the main things you need to get right is your health. Contraception like men, I’ve so far always picked the wrong one. From acne to feeling anxious, I’ve had the brunt of it and after […] Read more…

Investing Your Future

Investments…relationship wise its never been my strong suit but, I’d like to think career-wise I’m doing better. Today, I’ve just taken a step into my future and bought myself my first camera, aaaaaand I saved myself a packet. For the past five years, it’s been my dream to carry on doing what I love and […] Read more…

How to be an Illustrator with The Illustrator of Curves

The Illustrator of Curves, 26, from the UK, who anonymously illustrates beauty is also a part-time pharmacy assistant. Talk about an alter-ego! This queen is helping this generation flip the lid on what the media once classed as sexy and is sketching out the new bible for beauty. As someone who has gained a few […] Read more…

Can’t buy me love.

Its a Wednesday night and I’m sat in bed recovering from a near overdose from two delicious men named Ben and Jerry’s, when it suddenly dawned on me, can love really be bought? When it comes to relationships, is the ‘honey moon’ period essentially us being bought by dates, promises and promiscuous wild nights under […] Read more…

Dating: Are we Typecasting our future?

When it comes to dating, do we really have a type? I’m often caught picking the “wrong men” so my friends would say. I can’t say I don’t disagree with them. However, I can’t help but think it’s got nothing to do with a type, but more to do with luck. Is it terrible to […] Read more…

Define…normal

Define normal in relationships. That’s been a hot topic this week. When I listen to my friend’s relationships, and when they ask me, “Is that normal?” I have to question, what is normal behaviour in a relationship? When you think about it, the word, normal means something different to someone else, and being in a […] Read more…

Can we really have it all?

Can we really have it all? I thought, whilst sipping my morning green tea in a quirky coffee shop in town. Then it got me thinking, when do you have a wildly successful career and a great relationship? And is it possible? I say yes! But, that’s probably because my head is filled with sky […] Read more…

How to Ask Someone Out

I’ve been single for a while now and I’m not ashamed to say that on occasion (even though I’m focusing on my career), I miss having someone to talk to. Although the prospect of not being in a relationship right now doesn’t scare me, any single person will tell you, it gets lonely. I’m not […] Read more…

1 2