How I am coping during Isolation – It’s okay not to be okay

*Disclaimer* I don't look like this currently - make up has been absent from my life throughout isolation, because who is going to see me?! Before Boris Johnson put the UK onto Coronavirus ‘lockdown’/isolation, I had an incredibly distorted image of what it would be like. I had imagined myself contentedly sipping tea and happily [...]

Happy New Year!

I am currently in the depths of limbo that exists between Christmas and New Year, where I have eaten too much and not had enough fresh air; trying to make preparations for my newly organised life from the comfort of my sofa. It’s New Years Eve today and I am a little confused as to [...]

“Trick or Treat, bags of sweets, ghosts are walking down the street”: When did Autumn get here?

The weather is beginning to cool down, which can only mean one thing - Autumn. Crisp morning air, cold feet and runny noses, the crunch of the newly fallen leaves beneath your feet and evenings wrapped up in a blanket. For me this is a magical time of year, where you don’t need to think [...]