What’s the weirdest spam email you’ve ever received? I was once contacted through this very blog’s contact form by a gentleman offering to be my “man slave” (true story). For most of us, spam emails are just something to be ignored, deleted or consigned to our email accounts’ spam folders. However, what would happen if […]Read More Review: Dot Con by James Veitch
Growing up with two parents who trained in horticulture, plants have always had a presence in my life. For the majority of my 22 years, this presence wasn’t appreciated, however. I hated having to traipse round garden centres with my parents when I was a child, and my sister and I spent many an hour […]Read More Meet My Houseplants
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 […]Read More Body Confidence
Milkshakes! Burgers! Hot dogs! Ice cream sundaes! Who doesn’t love all these treats? I know I do! All these things are staples of the traditional American diner. Yet, what if I told you that you can get that American diner experience, with its own, unique feel, in Stroud in Gloucestershire, all the way across the […]Read More Review: The Diner, Stroud
As a girl growing up in the UK in the late noughties and early 2010s, teen magazines were a staple of my pop-cultural diet. Given that my teenage years were a time before YouTube really hit its peak in terms of popularity, that I was an avid reader and consumer of media and that I […]Read More Looking Back at My Old Teen Magazines: What Did I Discover?!
Who doesn’t love a roast? Whether you’re a meat-eater, vegetarian or vegan, sometimes nothing beats a plate of roasted delights swimming in gravy. And if you don’t like gravy, how can you not?! I’d been experiencing a craving for a visit to a Toby Carvery, which proclaims itself to be “the home of the roast” […]Read More Review: Toby Carvery Brockworth
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, […]Read More Happy Birthday Blog!
Hi you! What with it being World Book Day today, I thought I’d offer you a post featuring five books that you have to read. As someone who did an English Literature degree, I’ve read a fair few books in my lifetime. I grew up surrounded by books, in a world where I have been […]Read More World Book Day: 5 Books You Should Read
Hello to you, reader of this little post in the ocean of the Internet! A lot of people use the start of a new year to make resolutions, and I was no different to those people as I went into 2018. If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you’ll know that I made a […]Read More My 2018 Resolutions: How Well am I Sticking to Them?
Hey gang! I’ve been wanting to put some content on my blog lately, and I’ve just been hit by a flash of inspiration – why not do like I did in the autumn and do a snapshot of pics from my winter? I was originally inspired to do a post showing my autumn in pictures […]Read More My Winter in Pictures