You may or may not have read my blog post from back in September in which I talked about the fact that I was going back to therapy after almost two years. In that blog post I talked about my reasons for going back, and what I was hoping/expecting to get out of it this … Continue reading My Return to Therapy – What I’ve learned so far
So if you follow me on Instagram you may have noticed that I've been having a bit of a tough time lately. Even though I've had an amazing year so far, for the most part, I've felt my mental health declining slowly and steadily for a number of months now. As a result, I've decided … Continue reading Why I’m Going Back to Therapy; When Does Self Care Stop Being Enough?
I've been thinking a lot lately about personal growth; how far I've come in the past year, and how much I've learned about myself. And while that's great and it's super important to bask in the glow of personal growth and feel proud of yourself, I think it's equally as important to always strive for … Continue reading 3 Things I Need to Work On
I recently talked about the things that I do when I'm feeling overwhelmed on my Instagram stories, and followed up with a poll asking you guys if you'd like a blog post on this topic. Most of you said "HELL YES!", so here it is! Who doesn't feel overwhelmed from time to time? I think … Continue reading 3 Tips to Help You When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed
Louise Mc Sharry is a DJ, journalist, instagrammer, cancer survivor and Mum. Speaking outwardly on her Instagram about body shame and unrealistic beauty standards, I couldn't wait to hear her story about the relationship she has to her body. Can you start off by describing the attitude to beauty in your family home while you … Continue reading My Body & Me with Louise Mc Sharry
A couple of weeks ago I spoke on my IG stories about how I feel about food and it got such an amazing response from you guys. I followed it up with a poll asking if you'd like a blog post on how I've healed my relationship with food and guess what? You said Yes! … Continue reading From Binge Eating Disorder To Intuitive Eating: How I Healed My Relationship With Food.
Denise Smith is a stylist, a journalist, a bride to be. I was dying to ask Denise about how her experiences have shaped her relationship with her body and her mental health more broadly, especially as she works in the fashion and beauty industry. Can you start off by describing the attitude to beauty in … Continue reading My Body & Me with Denise Smith
We can't be happy all the time, can we? No. Definitely not. Even the most positive people have their moments when it all gets a bit too much for them. Whether it's work related anxiety, relationship problems, a family feud, a fallout with a friend, financial woes, or just your period playing havoc with your … Continue reading 4 Self Care Tips for When You’re Feeling Blue
I can't believe it's that time of year again! But you know what? I'm delighted that it's time, once again, to establish my priorities and set my goals for the year ahead. I know it's easy to dismiss the idea of New Years Resolutions. After years and years of making the same old resolutions and … Continue reading The Secret To Setting Goals: New Years Resolutions That Work
I've been experiencing a little writers block lately. I don't want to write shite anymore. It doesn't feel good to publish blog posts that I don't take any pride in. I don't want to feel obliged to post something on certain days just to keep up with other bloggers. So I've decided not to continue … Continue reading Ten Things I’d Tell My Younger Self
It's that time of year again, when our social media becomes saturated by Bikini Body workouts, meal plans and 'thinspiration'. I'm sure you've already guessed that it's not something that I enjoy. Far from it. But given how pervasive the Bikini Body pressure is in society, I have to face facts and accept the reality … Continue reading The Bikini Body Bullshit
This time last year I had just recently embarked on the most important mission of my life; to fall in love with myself. Like most people, I suppose, the idea of self love was completely alien to me back then, and I made all kinds of crazy assumptions about the concept. Since then though, I've … Continue reading Five Things I’ve Learned About Self Love