Period. Power.

TW: Periods (for anyone who doesn’t want to hear about periods) Why is my period always such a surprise to me? I’ve been a pretty regular kind of girl all my life so it usually rocks up around the same time every month. I have a contraceptive implant but I still bleed and it’s usually…

Help!

Why is asking for help so difficult? I’m trying to be better at it but it’s always so much easier to turn conversation around to whoever you’re speaking to. To listen to their woes, help them unravel their disordered thoughts, and offer comfort and love. So why do we leave ourselves out in the cold?…

Mama do the hump

This week started on a high – maybe too high – but today has really lived up to its name. I’ve felt very deflated, with all good intention wafting out the door. I guess that’s just the way the cookie crumbles these days, in Lockdown Life. I’ve taken to standing at the front window looking…

Thinking and feeling

It’s a funny old time, isn’t it? In the UK, we’re in the midst of a third lockdown and just getting on with things as best we can. And doing the same no doubt, wherever we are in the world. I’m not sure how I feel because it changes from hour to hour. Sometimes minute…

Intentions

I’ve kind of already done this with my not resolutions per se resolutions but new blog, yo – it’s time to talk intentions. I may have a list of things I want to do in ’21 but I intend to shed the fear, stop getting in my own way – and to take the best…