How to Wear Animal Print for a Smart Casual Occasion

It might be one of the hottest fashion trends for autumn/winter 2018; however, when it comes to how to wear animal print, it’s not exactly the most straightforward pattern to master. Why? Well, it’s bold, it’s out there and—if you…

10 Tips for Coping with Anxiety

It’s no secret that I struggle with anxiety. Sure, it’s considered a common mental health problem nowadays—but anxiety, depression and other mental health disorders are still a bit of a taboo to talk about. I’ve only just started being more…

AW18 Knitwear Trends You Need to Try

Yay! It’s finally feeling like fall and I’m super happy. Why? Well, fall is my favourite time of year; more specifically, the period from October to December in the run up to Christmas. I just love being snuggled up indoors…

How to Spend a Weekend in Essex

My sister and I decided to head down to Essex last weekend on an impromptu weekend away (well, I say impromptu—we booked it like a month beforehand) and it was such a good call! Being a Northern monkey, I’ve only…

AW18 Fashion Trends You’ll Fall In Love With

If you’ve been following this blog since its conception back in 2012 (yes, I know it was a heck of along time ago), you’ll know that I try to do a bit of a fashion trend report ahead of each…

Transitional Dressing 101: What to Wear In Between Seasons

Picture the scene… It’s a crisp autumnal morning and you’re heading out to work or play. You’re wearing your favourite fall jumper (you know, the big, chunky one that feels like a warm hug when you put it on) and…

Feeling Burned Out? Here Are 10 Tell-Tale Signs

At the time of writing this, I’m just about to take a week off blogging and freelance writing to spend time with my BF who’s over from the USA — and I’m feeling burned out AF.  I’ve been busting my…

How to Dress as a Wedding Guest

As a wedding guest in the 21st century, you’re expected to look half decent. In fact, not just half decent — you’re expected to look well put-together and stylish. Why? Well, a millennial bride and groom tends to spend so much…

Why the Seaside is So Good for the Soul

Last weekend I headed to the seaside for a day trip with my family and our cuddly pet cavapoo Riley. It was then that I came to the realisation that I’ve been to the coast every year since I can…