It’s all well and good to say you’re trying to reduce and recycle but it takes ages to actually get down to making the small changes that will help you in achieving that goal. When in fact, the smallest changes, that will have the biggest impact, take very little effort. I’ve been challenging myself to step away from single-use plastic and I have no idea why I didn’t make this particular change sooner! Gone are the days of colourful plastic toothbrushes that end up heaven knows where causing destruction on this earth for the next hundred years. We’re going back…

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I’ve been in a bit of a rut. I was initially going to write a post about how being single in your early 2os is great and how single people are out here having the time of their lives. Then I burst into a big ball of emotions and was like nope nope nope being single is no fun at all and I’m now taking applications for my Sam, Bill and Harry. Which was then followed by looking at myself in the mirror and repeating to myself like some kind of cultic mantra that I’m a strong and independent woman…

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In case you didn’t catch from the title of this post or all the noise I’ve been making on all my social media, I’ve moved out of dorms!!! A part of me is super sad that first year has come to an end and I’ve had to move off campus. It’s been amazing getting to be a part of the special experience that living on campus offers. If you want the real sauce about dorm life, check out this article I posted a little while back. You get to meet people so easily and it’s the best thing to cement…

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‘Why is everyone shaving their legs all of a sudden?’ 13 year old me asked. ‘Oh don’t I wish I had fair hair and didn’t have to worry about this!’ 14 year old me thought. ‘Why do I feel obligated to shave my arms and legs? How, if at all, should I be shaving my bits?’ 16 year old me asked. ‘Will boys like me like this? Or do they prefer that?’ 18 year old me asked.  ‘STOP!’ says 20 year old me. Growing up, going through puberty and all that jazz, the big question of shaving was a big…

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