my 34 favourite things about being 34;

Once you hit your (mid) 30s, it becomes increasingly difficult to find decent songs about the age you are. Which is why, from this year…

freelance mondays: getting organised with the works;

A surprising number of those of us who live our lives online prefer to get organised on paper – at least if my blogroll is…

long in the tooth and ready for the truth: a 35th birthday wishlist;

There’s no getting away from it: with two weeks to go until I turn 35, I am now officially in my mid-30s. You know what,…

freelance mondays: finding a work ‘base’ at the blythswood;

“Find yourself a base.” This one tends to show up near the top of all those how to freelance/work from home without completely ruining your…

culture consumption: april 2017;

The best reason not to make New Year’s resolutions? Everybody breaks them anyway. And April was the month in which I broke a quiet promise…

freelance mondays: on choosing not to have it all;

Turns out that some of us don’t give a shit about having it all. We live in a world that glorifies busy; and while there…

the silver linings pixlet: in defence of bubble baths;

While it’s fair to be suspicious of the commodification of self-care, I can’t deny the role that regular bubble baths play in helping me to…