Take a look around you right now (go on, do it) and notice all the things made of plastic. There are a lot, right? Plastic is everywhere. From packaging, to cosmetics, to stationary, to containers, the list goes on and on. Since it’s popularisation in the 1940s, plastic has been widely used due to its versatile nature; it can be moulded into pretty much anything. But what is it doing? Continue reading
Wow, it feels like ages since I’ve written anything (sorry about that)! But for the past two and a half weeks I have been busy travelling around New Zealand’s North Island. In this post I’m going to share and recommend some of the exciting things I did on my adventure!
The Top 5 things I did (in no particular order)
- Waterfall swimming
In 5 days time I will be on a (very large) plane to the other side of the world; to live, study and travel in a country thousands of miles away from home..for half a year.
A few months ago I was offered a place to study psychology at an Australian University for a semester. What an awesome opportunity! How could I possibly say no!? Australia is somewhere I’ve always wanted to go, so actually being able to live there is beyond exciting!! Continue reading
With 2018 in very close sight, it’s currently that time of year where we frantically come up with New Year’s resolutions. Resolutions we claim we will religiously stick to and that will kick-start the year into the new improved version of our life we so desperately desire. The version where we hit the gym every day to burn off that Christmas meal we’re still full from, or go dry for January to make up for perhaps one too many G&T’s…or large glasses of wine, beer, baileys, port…whatever your drink of choice is over Christmas (maybe all of the above..!?)
“Absence makes the heart grow fonder”. This old saying is one we’ve probably all heard at some point. But does time apart really benefit relationships? Or is it just a pointless, old saying used to reassure those spending time apart from a loved one? Continue reading
So, it’s coming to that wonderful time of year where deadlines are fast approaching and exams are looming. Stressful isn’t it? This post will focus on how to deal with stress to hopefully help bring you closer to a place of tranquility. (Although focusing on exam stress, these tips can also be applied to other types of stress in general). Continue reading
In this post I am going to take you on the journey that had me switch bacon for tofu and chicken for lentils. A journey that made me a more compassionate, happy, healthy being. A journey which transformed me from omnivore to vegan.