What Dating An Opioid Addict Taught Me About Drugs

Have you ever seen the film called Yes Man? It’s about a man who decides to say Yes to absolutely everything, just to see where it takes him. I would say the first 25 years of my life were Yes Man on steroids. And that is how I, a girl from sleepy Northamptonshire, ended upContinue reading “What Dating An Opioid Addict Taught Me About Drugs”

The Beauty of the Micro-Adventure

This last year has been traumatic and painful for so many people, in so many ways. But among the fear, instability, and loss that has been unfolding, there has also been some significant shifts in perception. After a lifetime being told to work harder, live faster, consume more, and travel further, many people have hadContinue reading “The Beauty of the Micro-Adventure”

How To Reason With Idiots: The ‘Truth’ About the COVID Vaccine

Do you ever feel like you are surrounded by idiots? People that, no matter how much you try to explain the facts, just refuse to change their mind and see the truth? Do you wish they could just open their eyes, and stop being so caught up in their incorrect perceptions of the world? Now,Continue reading “How To Reason With Idiots: The ‘Truth’ About the COVID Vaccine”

Thank you and Take Care

Hello to everyone who has been kind enough to follow my blog this year. I really appreciate each and every one of you for encouraging, supporting and inspiring me through this strange and difficult time for so many of us. Of course, there have been so many things to give thanks for this year. ButContinue reading “Thank you and Take Care”

How to Know if You Are Being Abused in a Relationship

Four years ago, I  lay in bed and googled: ‘am I being abused?’ The first article that I stumbled upon said this: ‘If you are googling this question, then the answer is probably yes.’  I wouldn’t be able to find that same article again now. I have no idea who wrote it or on whatContinue reading “How to Know if You Are Being Abused in a Relationship”

Wild Camping Saved My Life (How It Might Save British Nature Too.)

I used to be a very unhappy person.  After graduating from University with a degree in International Development, I felt completely lost. I had just spent 4 years studying some of the biggest challenges the world faces. From Climate Change to desertification, to the mass extinction currently sweeping through the natural world.  So I leftContinue reading “Wild Camping Saved My Life (How It Might Save British Nature Too.)”

How to Stop Hating Yourself (Simple Tips for Cultivating Self Love)

You’ve got so many better things to be doing that hating yourself. This sounds pretty obvious, so why do we waste so much time being self-critical? Don’t get me wrong, I totally understand. Over the years, I have spent so much time crying about a non-existent thigh gap, or telling myself I’m unlovable – whatContinue reading “How to Stop Hating Yourself (Simple Tips for Cultivating Self Love)”

Highly Sensitive Nomad: The Book!

Dear friends, I have some good / scary news that I wanted to share with you. My first book has finally been published, and I’m feeling slightly sick and delirious to be honest. 😱 It’s taken 2 years and 1 mental breakdown to write this, and I am a little horrified that my regrets, hopesContinue reading “Highly Sensitive Nomad: The Book!”

A Note On Climate Grief

I haven’t been coping very well with climate grief this week. I have curled up in front of the fire for the past three days, crying about things that I don’t have the power to change.  I want to cast a spell on all the people cutting down the rainforest, freezing them into cold hardContinue reading “A Note On Climate Grief”

Putting Yourself First Is A Truly Selfless Act

Putting yourself first is a truly selfless act. Don’t worry if that sounds a bit strange right now. I used to think that taking care of other people was far more important than looking after my own needs. Luckily, my life on the road has taught me a lot about emotional resilience and healthy relationships.Continue reading “Putting Yourself First Is A Truly Selfless Act”