Six months into self-employment: A resume.

Today marks exactly six months since I moved away from London. My last day at my office job was the 9th of June, and so I have been self-employed for six months now. I don’t really know how it’s already…

Looking back on my New Year’s resolutions.

Photos by Pippa O’Neill Photography   When I went into 2017, I set myself no less than 20 New Year’s resolutions. I will admit that that was a bit ambitious from the get-go and some might say I was prone…

I am not apologising for ‘no makeup’-days anymore, and you shouldn’…

In today’s society, there is an overwhelming pressure on women to always look radiant, glowy and youthful, no matter the circumstances. Undereye circles, spots or even a round face shape get frowned upon; we are expected to conceal, contour and…

The book I re-read every Christmas.

You know how sometimes, you stumble upon something unexpectedly and it becomes your new favourite? It can be a jumper, a musician or a book; and it sticks with your for years to come. A few years ago, it must…

A little experiment for a better night’s sleep.

My sleep is very much affected by what and how much is going on in my life. It seems that everything I successfully suppress during the day manifests when I close my eyes and has given me quite a few…

Four British habits I can’t wrap my head around.

I told you about the British habits I’ve internalised quite well and although I think for the most part, I am not exactly sticking out like a sore thumb, there are a few things which I still can’t quite wrap…

Four British habits I’ve adopted.

It’s been 18 months since I fully moved to the UK. Combined with my internship a few years ago, it’s been two full years which I have spent on the island. My love for all things British has been growing…

A day in Kew Gardens, London

Something not many people seem to realise is that London actually has a substantial amount of green spaces dotted around the city. Greenwich, Richmond Park and Hampstead Heath are only a few examples of where to head to if the…

5 things that have recently made me happy #2

About a month ago, I published a post called ‘5 things that have recently made me happy’. I really enjoyed collecting positive aspects of my life and thought I would turn this into a monthly series! So, without further ado,…