I am in general an anxious mess. Stress does bad things to me, in terms of my mental and physical health, but today I’ll talk about the impact on my mental health. I am so easily stressed out, it’s ridiculous. In times of high stress, I forget to breathe like a normal person and suddenly… Continue reading Stress and Mental Health – Mental Health Awareness Week 2018
Mental Health Awareness Week is here again, this time with the theme of stress: are we coping? Stress is something we all experience – we can all relate to being stressed. I guess that unites us all in a weird way. But, not everyone is aware of what that can do to their mental health.… Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week 2018
Today I was excited to find out that FINALLY, FINAAAAAALLLY, John Green’s Looking for Alaska is being turned into a TV series! Not film, like we were all expecting, but I think being brought to life in a show will be a better format for it, and, of course I’m here for anything John Green… Continue reading Looking for Alaska Production
Ah! I’m so excited to be writing and sharing this with you today. You may know that it my goal to become a learning mentor, working with and helping kids who need it the most. I recently signed up with the organisation ReachOutUk to gain some volunteer experience, and CityYearUk which is a more hands… Continue reading Mentoring Movements!
I’ve been having a pretty empty week, and I always feel lost when I don’t have any events to work, because I’m just sat doing nothing. And I like to be doing something. When I’m in the house too much and don’t get out, it drives me a little crazy. It must affect my sleep,… Continue reading Nightmares upon Nightmares
So, some of you may or may not know that I was diagnosed with IBS a few years back and it used to wreak havoc on my life in the beginning days. For about a year it’s been relatively (and pleasantly!) quiet on the IBS front, save for the odd day here and there when… Continue reading Stomach Woes
The saying goes ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’, but the cover of this was ultimately what drew me in! Colourful and lively, the cover depicts the story inside – a fun, 80’s inspired teen ‘horror’ story. I put horror in quotation marks because it isn’t a scary read per se, but it does… Continue reading My Best Friend’s Exorcism