the silver linings pixlet: making a success of stress;

Controversial opinion time: I think stress – particularly stress in a work context – gets a really bad rap. As I see it, there’s a…

culture consumption: march 2018;

Right, where was I before I so rudely interrupted myself: Movies. I’m kind of famous for having huge gaps in my knowledge of cinema. I…

“so, how was your easter?”

Imagine being the sort of person who, when her sister doesn’t text to wish her a happy birthday until 35 minutes after midnight Gulf Standard…

the big girl’s guide to being your own valentine;

Valentines Day kinda has me conflicted. On the one hand it’s a heteronormative, hella commercialised non-“holiday” designed to squeeze even more money out of you…

how i’m getting organised in 2018;

Obviously, the best thing about a new year is all that new stationery. Crisp, white notebooks, just waiting to be filled with all your schemes…

four ways to be your best self this winter;

You would think, after 36 of them, I’d be above all that New Year, New Me nonsense. And the truth is I am, but also……

2018: the year of living enthusiastically;

So, you know how Gillian Anderson went from stand-there-while-she’s-signing-and-no-X-Files-stuff to Grand High Priestess Troll That We Fans Do Not Deserve while the show was off…