“You’re boring.”

I was in Boots. I remember browsing the new L’Oreal masks when a gentleman from Australia approached me. He thought I looked nice, he said, and he wanted to just give it a try and chat to me. I could…

An autumnal playlist.

The mixtape of the 90’s is today’s Spotify playlist. A compilation of my favourites, neatly categorised for certain occasions and moods. Whilst I put upbeat and fun songs into my Spring/Summer 2017 list, I have now gone for more calm…

7 things I would write if my Tinder bio was honest.

Ok, yes, I said dating app weren’t for me. They still kind of aren’t. But a single girl in 2017 has got to do what she’s got to do. Except being honest with her Tinder bio because if I was,…

11 reasons why autumn is the best season of them all.

HAPPY AUTUMN. Welcome to my favourite season of the year. I feel like I’m doing some bizarre reverse hibernating and tend to let summer pass without giving it much notice but autumn is where I really come to life. Here’s…

Networking as an introvert.

I enjoy a good ‘What it’s like to be an introvert’ article. A collection of memes from Tumblr and Twitter, a doodle on Instagram and my thumb double-tabs the screen quicker than you can say ‘Sorry, I’ve got plans already’.…

On becoming my own boss.

Photos by Pippa O’Neill When I wake up in the middle of the night, that’s where my mind races the fastest. Put rain or a thunderstorm in and I will get my pen and paper out, grab my thoughts and…

Budgeting 101: How to save some pennies.

If there’s one thing my dad has taught me really well, it’s budgeting. I like to think that I’m pretty good with money – with the occasional exception, because I’m only human – and somehow made it possible to move…

The diary I can’t live without.

I’ve always been an organised person. Planning ahead and knowing exactly what to do on which day in the week is what I need to be productive, calm and deliver the highest quality I can. But until recently, I hadn’t…

What even is my career?

With the promise of including more career-based posts into this blog, I should probably give you an insight into what it is that I am doing. I don’t think I have ever really spoken about my job on here, mostly…