Every now and then, you read something and immediately want to share it with all of your friends, everyone you work with and also your Mum. This was one of those books. Otegha Uwagba’s ‘Little Black Book: A Toolkit for Working Women’ is exactly what it says it is: ‘a modern career guide every creative … Continue reading Little Black Book – a review
Yesterday, my Twitter feed was full of screenshots of the UCAS website, pictures of celebratory dinners and memes like this guy who drank straight from his hip flask live on morning TV (don't worry, he was actually celebrating!). I got my A level results last year. I was so nervous I thought I might pass … Continue reading one year on
Hello, and Happy Mother's Day! Normally, I'd put a cringe picture on Facebook or Instagram of me and my Mum. I'd write something ironic, or share a private joke to maintain my air of mystery... However, this year I thought I would do something a little different. Here are all of the reasons my Mum … Continue reading mum’s day
Hello! I said something about my IBD the other day, which in retrospect really made me laugh: 'This is my life now. I'm kind of just getting over it.' I mean, bloody hell past-Izzy, why so melodramatic?! Once I stopped laughing at myself, I figured I had a point. When I received my diagnosis, I … Continue reading adjustments
Hello! If you've never heard of fidget cubes, they are desk toys for anyone who fidgets! They are targeted at creative types and worriers, fit in your hand and offer a great little distraction when you're trying to think or preoccupy yourself. I wouldn't exactly call myself a creative, but I do find myself stressing … Continue reading fidget cube- a review
Goooooood morning! This has been sitting in my drafts for weeks but after a few chats with different bloggers, I decided posts like this are important, even if they feel impossible to write and share! On the week coming up to Christmas, I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, an Inflammatory Bowel Disease. I know, what … Continue reading spoons?
Things are about to get topical... Good morning! Except it's not good- it's that dreaded day that comes around every now and then... A TUBE STRIKE! But not just any tube strike, it's maybe the worst I can remember. Probably no stations open in zone one (1. that lack of certainty could be a direct quote from … Continue reading tube strike
Hello! How is the Christmas-New Year slump treating you? How many boxes of Roses have you got through so far? Have you left the house yet? I'm loving this time off, approximately three and hell no. This time last year, I wrote an Anti-Resolutions post (tldr? I explained exactly why all my resolutions were stupid … Continue reading resolutions