Personal posts, Productivity & Motivation, Well Being & Mental Health

I Deserve Better – Apologies & Updates

So it's been about 4 months since I last blogged(!) I know. I'm sorry. I suck. I've got a long list of reasons as to why I haven't posted, and they're all stupid, and don't change the fact I know that not writing has only added to the issues and problems I've been having. Maybe… Continue reading I Deserve Better – Apologies & Updates

Posing with my award and flowers
Personal posts

Apparently I’m Inspiring (but I was much more inspired)

Yesterday I was completely shocked and honoured to win the Inspiring Young Woman Award at the Inspiring Women Awards 2016 in Manchester. I knew beforehand that I'd been 'shortlisted' after I was nominated by Emma at Young Women's Trust, and  I met Jaqueline - the founder of the awards during a sunny afternoon in April. She arrived at my… Continue reading Apparently I’m Inspiring (but I was much more inspired)

Goodbye April. Hello May.
Career Stuff, Personal posts, Productivity & Motivation, Stationery &Planning, Well Being & Mental Health

April In Review/May Goals & Plans

So another month has passed (how!?) and we're now entering May. May is one of my favourite months, because usually we've got past the crazy weather and it's a little bit warmer, people seem to be making more plans, and spring is most definitely in the air. As I did last month, I'm going to… Continue reading April In Review/May Goals & Plans

Personal posts, Productivity & Motivation, Well Being & Mental Health

This Is Not The Post I Wanted To Write (on setbacks, mistakes & screaming at your iPad)

I was supposed to be writing a post this evening about my shiny new vlog over on my YouTube channel, and how it was tied to the refocusing of The Smile Diary. I filmed and edited the video, and was waiting for it to export/upload from my iPad when the problems started...  If you know me you'll… Continue reading This Is Not The Post I Wanted To Write (on setbacks, mistakes & screaming at your iPad)