Using Mobility Aids When You Have An Invisible Illness

[I wrote this piece for The Huffington Post’s new ‘EveryBody’ campaign; see the original post here!] “What happened to you, then?” There’s no ideal time to acquire a long-term chronic illness, but becoming disabled halfway through your undergraduate degree has to be up there in the Least Convenient Life Situations list. Adapting to the student […]

FRIENDSFEST: Sheffield 2017

[I wrote this pretty lengthy blog post over the course of a couple of weeks, in between university deadlines and other commitments, with an extra helping of brain-fog. It’s not my best ever piece of writing and I debated not posting it at all, but I hope any fellow die-hard Friends fans enjoy it regardless!] […]

Summer Cocktails with The Botanist, York

[#AD – Press Event. Thank you to The Botanist York for having me!] UPDATE, 2020: For unfathomable reasons, this blog post remains one of my most-viewed and clicked-on posts. It was written years ago, pretty early on in my blogging journey, so do be assured that both my writing and images have improved a lot since […]

An Evening With LUSH York

To celebrate the re-opening of LUSH York after their recent renovations, myself and other local bloggers were very kindly invited to see the new store for ourselves. We all had a wonderful time, so I thought I’d tell you a little about what we got up to… First of all, the shop itself = Instagram […]