Eight Simple Things.

Here are eight simple things that have made me smile this week. This tulip, Tulips are probably one of my least favourite flowers, making a tulip bouquet will do that to do but I have fallen for this particular tulip amongst a bunch my mother bought, I love the slight colour change and the way…

Now I see the good in me.

One of the biggest challenges and greatest changes I have noticed throughout my recovery is my ability to see the good in me. Before recovery and sadly through most of my life I have had a very critical way of looking at myself. I found it easy to see the good in others but never…

EDAW 2016, Young Minds.

This week is about raising awareness of eating disorders, helping those who may be experiencing one, educating everyone and together help beat eating disorders. From looking back at my past with anorexia and by what I have learnt about mental health as a whole, prevention is key. I believe that with education we will be…

Lets do the timewarp again.

This Saturday my friend and I went to Liverpool for the day, we shopped, ate and saw The Rocky Horror Picture Show at The Empire theatre. From beginning to end it was a truly lovely day. Shopping wise we weren’t so lucky, the high street seems to be holding on to wooly jumpers and I…

Chickpea & spinach cakes.

Looking for something for lunch on the โ€˜I really should go shoppingโ€™ days can be hard, especially when youโ€™re a gluten free- vegan, student. Today it was between beans on toast or soup and whilst both pretty good lunches I fancied a change.

What happened to romance?

I have always felt I was born into the wrong generation, this feeling gets surprisingly strong as the 14th of February approaches. Yes, Valentines Day will soon be here and I find myself asking the same question, what happened to romance? This could be coming from a childhood filled with romantic films and happily ever…