I LOVE Christmas and all of the festivities. The decorations, the movies, the music, the food, family time… What I don’t love though is the consumerism. People feeling forced into spending hundreds of pounds that they don’t have just to keep up with the rest of society. Christmas was supposed to be a celebration of […]
I badly wanted to go to the Isle of Skye in Scotland as soon as I saw a picture of the famous ‘fairy pools’ a few years ago. So much so that I put it on my vision board. I’d looked into visiting the Isle of Skye many times but was never able to find […]
Sunflower fields in Scotland At the weekend I finally got to visit some sunflower fields! This is something I’ve wanted to do for a very long time. I remember searching for “sunflower fields in Scotland” on Google many a time but I eventually accepted that this wasn’t a thing. That was, until Cairnie Fruit Farm […]
A while ago I shared my story about my history with social anxiety and how it affected my day to day life. From the ages of about 18-23 I felt like I was making constant progress and thought I was finally on top of my anxiety. I no longer described myself as shy and was […]
I have seasonal affective disorder. If you don’t know what that is, it’s pretty much depression which occurs due to the lack of daylight in winter.
I handed in my notice to my boss this week and everything is suddenly starting to feel so real. It’s only FOUR weeks until I go back to Canada on a one way flight. That is crazy!
For most of my working life I’ve had jobs that required me to work weekends. A few months ago I got a Monday-Friday job and having weekends off was really weird at first. I didn’t know what to do with myself- aren’t Sunday’s supposed to be spent all day in bed hungover?