4 simple ways to practise minimalism

It seems to have become the norm in western culture to be defined by how much one has and earns. However is all this ‘stuff’ actually making us any happier? I will soon explain exactly what minimalism is but firstly what are the benefits of practising it? Reduced stress/ anxiety More time/ energy for what’s…

10 ways to embrace your feminine energy

The fighting feminist in me wants equality but I believe that femininity isn’t about equality but about recognising and embracing our different strengths. I am consistently flitting between between wanting to be an independent strong single traveller (boyfriend? I don’t need one of those!) and a 1960’s housewife (look what I cooked for you dear,…

5 modern day free luxuries

Is luxury exclusive and reserved only for the elite? Is it something we can experience ‘one day’ or only on special occasions? Is it something we must work hard for to feel as if we deserve? The readily-available images on social media nowadays highlight further social inequality. To millions of people around the world most of…

10 New Relationship Rules- 4th draft

Have you ever met someone and after the first date been 95% sure that they were ‘the one’? (or as one of my friends told me, this prediction can even happen BEFORE said date!) I have, a handful of times. I am imagine this is more of a female thing but needless to say each…

Some thoughts on turning 30……

Ten years ago 30 was a ‘magic number’ milestone by which I definitely wanted to have figured everything out and be settled….. whatever that means! Like there’s an ending to a journey and once you are ‘settled’ you have permission (from the universe?!) to live happily ever after in a mature, routinely manner. Not only…