Overcoming the Odds to Graduate || A Message of Hope

Overcoming the Odds to Graduate || A Message of Hope

It was ironic that on the day that I planned to write this, Facebook popped up with this status: "I see the graduate caps and wonder if that will be me in a years time... I really don't like making this decision I have found myself in" - 2015 See at the time, I was in my [...]

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Your Worth Can’t Be Measured || Dump The Scales Campaign

Your Worth Can’t Be Measured || Dump The Scales Campaign

We are consumed by numbers. They seem to be the most reliable way to determine how wealthy we are, what position of status we hold, how many followers we have, how many places we have seen, how many friends we have... I could go on. But one of the greatest numbers that are fixated on [...]

Breaking Down Barriers || Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2019

Breaking Down Barriers || Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2019

Around 1.6 million people in the UK suffer from an eating disorder (1). Although there are still so many individuals suffering undiagnosed pro-longing their illness and potentially preventing treatment from having an effective outcome for them to recover. I have experienced first-hand how traumatic it is to be pinned against set criteria that apparently deems [...]

How It Felt To Flow Through January || Yoganuary

How It Felt To Flow Through January || Yoganuary

After midnight on December 31st, I had never felt so ready to leave the previous twelve months behind and begin a brand new set that provides me with the opportunity to pursue my greatest intentions for both my professional and personal life, though with more emphasis on the latter. 2018 had been an overwhelming year [...]

Reflecting​ on 2018 ||Life Lessons & Self-Discovery

Reflecting​ on 2018 ||Life Lessons & Self-Discovery

Another year is soon to pass and another is nearly upon us.As an advocate of personal reflection, I do like to take any opportunity to see how I have experienced different situations and to establish the lessons I can take to encourage growth, strength, and self-awareness in order to go forward with a clearer vision as [...]

A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled || Book Review

A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled || Book Review

For a long time, I have been an admirer of Ruby Wax. As a comedian alone she is a stand-out, but since then she has become a bestselling writer, performer, and visiting professor for the incredible work she does for mental health awareness. She has been awarded an OBE for her services towards mental health [...]