I am not meant to be a full-time blogger.

This blog was always meant to be some sort of diary; a place for me to explore my thoughts, write them down, document my life and connect with other like-minded people. I haven’t done an actual diary-like post in a…

Who and what to invest in when it comes to your blog.

Photos by Ami Ford There are plenty of blog posts and articles out there telling you what you should and shouldn’t invest in when it comes to your blog. Old and new bloggers alike are on the constant hunt for…

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…

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…

How I write a blog post.

For me, writing blog posts is a mixture of frantic note-taking, lots of dots and rearranging. It takes a good while before words and sentences make sense and are put in a coherent order, so let’s dive into my brain…