Psychologists have long believed that only children are more likely to be parent pleasers, insular, spoilt and oversensitive. It was long believed that the typical nuclear family is best for raising children, that single parents or parents to only children were putting their child at a disadvantage in life. According to the Office for National… Continue reading How Being an Only Child Shaped My Life
Thank you to Audra at Audras Book Blabbing for the nomination, this honestly means so much ❤ What is the Mystery Blogger Award? “The Mystery Blogger is an award for amazing bloggers with ingenious posts. Their blog not only captivates; it inspires and motivates. They are one of the best out there, and they deserve every… Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award
With a new year comes the unavoidable splurge of New Year’s resolutions, sigh. Millions of us posting on social media about how this will be the year we will be as skinny and sexy as a Victoria Secrets model, how we will become millionaires, find a partner worthy of being a love interest in a… Continue reading New Year Same Me.. But Better
I am a sucker for a good chick flick, especially ones that came out when I was between the ages of 10-18. From the trials and tribulations of every day teen life, fairy tale re-tellings, cheerleaders winning championships, to Heath Ledger singing through a speaker system.. these films shaped many of our generations, but what… Continue reading 10 Life Lessons Teen Movies Taught Me:
The other weekend me and my partner had a weekend free to just be with each other and not be the social butterflies we've recently turned in to. We went to the cinema to watch Venom (which is really good by the way!), got McDonald's, then drove to the beach to watch a rain storm… Continue reading Tips For a Happy Relationship
"You can't love someone until you love yourself". Be real with me. Does this sentence make your eyes roll into the back of your head like it does me? In my experience, love is what made me accept myself. If it wasn't for my current relationship, I would probably not have the confidence or motivation… Continue reading “You Can’t Love Someone Until You Love Yourself”
I recently read an older blog post from Grace Victory about Emotional Eating, as I was reading through it I could empathise with Grace completely.. I am an emotional eater too. Happy, sad, celebrating, treating myself, bored.. food is always involved. Since recovering from my previous disordered eating I've gone on to the other side… Continue reading Have I Become an Emotional Eater?