Bridesmaid Revisited

Bridesmaid Revisited

Last week, my boyfriend asked me if I’d like to be his wife. I was fairly surprised, having nudged him on the topic for a year or so and received a fairly tepid response, I genuinely thought we were a year or so away from it. But low and behold, he took me for a walk...
Birthday Blues

Birthday Blues

I’ve heard an ugly rumour lately. And it goes something like this: “Feminism. It was a bit of a fad really, wasn’t it? Everyone hopped on the bandwagon but is bored of it now.” “We don’t NEED feminism anymore. Everything’s better now.” “International Women’s Day. Huh,...
IT’S NOT A THING

IT’S NOT A THING

I have always, like most normal people, been completely disgusted by Valentine’s Day. It’s a big ol’ corporate trick (that we fall for every single year) to get us to spend even MORE money we don’t have on shit we most certainly do not need. Seriously, when was the...
Once upon a time in Mexico…

Once upon a time in Mexico…

So, even though two weeks away from my “desk” has resulted in a landslide of stuff to do on my return (pre-holiday me HATES post-holiday me’s guts and clearly wanted to make her suffer), my voyage to Mexico has left me buzzed, refreshed and generally more madly in...
The Age of Lena

The Age of Lena

  This week, the world was “rocked” (the world REALLY needs to check itself) by Lena Dunham posting a photo of two negative pregnancy tests on her Instagram account. The snap wasn’t designed as a newsflash, instead it was labelled clearly as a throwback photo and...