Happy International Women’s Day! I thought today was the perfect day to talk about periods. And especially, plastic-free periods. Over the last year or so, I’ve been getting more into zero waste and reducing the plastic in my life. I’m not quite there yet, but every little bit helps (my wallet and our planet)! Today I’ve got one for the ladies. A guide on how to have plastic-free periods.
Learning a new language can seem very intimidating. It can take years to become fully fluent. Being bilingual myself, I understand the struggle. Here are 7 easy tips to start learning a new language effortlessly!
Back in September I wrote about how I was going to try and collect 100 rejections over the next 12 months. You can read the full article here. Today, I’m sharing my experience of the challenge two months in. The main reason why I wanted to try it was to put myself outside of my […]
Last summer I graduated university with an English and Creative Writing degree. Due to lack of funds I decided not to do a Masters degree, which means I’m officially a graduate who needs to start figuring out ADULT LIFE! (spoiler: it’s scary and I don’t feel prepared! Help!) To give myself that little push in […]
As some of you might know, I’m trying my best to cut animal products out of my diet. Changing to a vegan diet can be very easy but you do have to educate yourself on what nutrients you might be missing and how to fill in these gaps with vegan alternatives.
Ever wondered where your trash goes? Or even thought about how much trash you actually produce? If not, it’s time to start thinking about it. We live in a society of overconsumption, we don’t value our belongings. Over Shoot Day states that we need 1.5 Earths to keep up with our concuming habits. We don’t have […]
After getting seven piercings in my earlobes and one helix piercing, I thought I was done with the whole “decorate my ears” phase. Until my friend Charlotte got a rook piercing. I loved how minimalistic it looked, because it’s quite hidden. She offered to come with me the week after to get one myself. I’m […]
After an almost never-ending winter, spring is finally here. And besides the upcoming flowers, slightly warmer weather and little green leaves, it’s also time for the well-known spring clean. One mistake most of us make is that we focus on our physical space only, even though we spend a lot of time in our online […]
As an English and Creative Writing student, I almost feel embarrassed to say that I own – and love owning – a kindle. Don’t get me wrong, books are my all-time favourite. The smell, the feel, everything. I still read paper books, buy the ones with pretty covers and collect my favourite stories in my […]
Today we will continue our little journey through my favourite coffee spots in Manchester: Foundation Coffee House. I only recently discovered this cafe but they do some amazing drinks and the spacious coffee bar has a really nice and productive vibe to it. The vibes Ezra&Gil , the cafe we looked at last week, is definitely […]