Review: Coffee #1, Stroud

I recently popped into the Stroud branch of British coffee shop chain Coffee #1 for lunch. To drink, I chose a Pina Colada smoothie, and for my meal, I went for a Brie & Red Onion Marmalade croissant.   The Good: – I liked both the smoothie and the croissant (the latter being absolutely delicious) […]

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A Letter to a Friend

Thank you. Thank you for choosing me as someone you call one of your friends. Thank you for the laughter we’ve shared. Thank you for going places with me. Thank you for your sass. Thank you for bonding with me over the television programme Man v. Food. Thank you for the nights out. Thank you […]

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22 Quick and Easy Blog Post Ideas

Are you suffering from writer’s block? It’s a common thing for writers to experience — I’m one and it affects me! If you blog, however, you might find yourself in a situation where it feels like writer’s block won’t do — you want to keep posting regularly, and those posts won’t write themselves! Sometimes, you need a […]

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Neglecting My Blog

Recently, I haven’t been posting on my blog as prolifically as I once was. Other life activities, coupled with the fact that I’ve been struggling to come up with ideas for good content that I can be proud of, have meant that new entries on here have taken a backseat. It’s a bit of a […]

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How to Revise Well

Hey blog readers! If you’ve got exams coming up imminently, you certainly won’t be the only one — May and June are prime time for exams at all different levels of education. For those of you sitting GCSEs, A Levels or university exams, it’s probably only a matter of time before you’ll be coming face […]

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The Sunshine Blogger Award

I’m so pleased to have been nominated for this blogging award! A big thank-you to Liisbeth, who blogs at, for choosing me as one of your nominees! The Rules: 1.) Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you and link back to their blog 2.) Answer the 11 questions the blogger asked you 3.) Nominate 11 new […]

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How I Feel About Winter

Heya blog readers! It might seem a bit strange for me to be writing a piece about winter in April (though maybe not, given the fact it’s currently raining and pouring outside as I write this). However, given that I’ve offered my thoughts about all the other seasons, I thought I’d do a piece about […]

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Body Confidence

Bodies! They’re strange things when you think about them, aren’t they? It’s weird to think that behind each and every one of us, with our interests in sports, books, fashion and the like, there’s skin, muscle and bone that makes us human. Everyone’s different. Each person in the world has different thoughts, feelings and experiences […]

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Happy Birthday Blog!

If you have ever taken a look at this blog, a big thank you! Yesterday, I got a notification informing me that this little place where I dump whatever pops into my head is now a whole year old. According to my account, I currently have a grand total of 539 followers, including email followers, […]

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