Do you feel like drink too much? Do you find that the short G&T's go down too quick? I've started drinking my gin packed with fruit and fresh juices to make me feel fuller and to slow down the drink itself. It's tasty and for me lasts longer. Here's what I do. Ingredients Gin (your … Continue reading Berry Gin Cocktail
As I switch between Facebook and Instagram I'm faced with announcements of pregnancies, safe arrivals of newborns and daily reminders of their cute faces filling my newsfeed. Don't get me wrong, I hit like at every one of those adorable faces I see. But that's where it ends. I don't feel broody, I don't start … Continue reading Nearly 30 And Not Feeling Broody… But That’s Okay
I’m currently writing this high in the air, above the white fluffy marshmallow looking clouds taking breaks now and then to glance out the window on my right at the foreign but familiar lands that I hope to visit again soon. I couldn't think of a better way to clear ones head than to make … Continue reading Finding My Independence
I’m putting my hands up 🙋🏻🙋🏻 I’ve neglected my running the last few months and it’s all my fault. Two months ago I joined the gym for the first time of my life. I love it. I love trying out different machines and weights and I feel great afterwards. But I don’t feel the same … Continue reading I’ve Neglected My Running
I wanted to talk about the contraceptive implant and how I really, really didn't like it. Firstly, I have to say that we are all individual and obviously our bodies work differently*- but some may identify with what I am about to talk about and why I now feel in a very good place when it comes … Continue reading Why I really, really didn’t like the contraceptive implant….
The big '3-0' is looming closer and closer, and I find myself thinking back to when I was a carefree teenager. I was lucky to have a simple pay as you go phone (but the credit never lasted long), the internet was dial up and it was slow. Painfully slow. But all I used it … Continue reading Social Media: A False Sense of Connection?
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher My rating: 3 of 5 stars ★ ★ ★ The cover of this book has haunted me for years but I didn't read it until yesterday. When I first started, it seemed so familiar, like I had read it before. But I hadn't. I must have read the blurb … Continue reading Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
10 statements you will identify with if you hate being late! All of my family, friends and now co-workers are now used to how early I am. To everything. And I mean everything. Some people like it, some people depend on it - whilst others find it slightly frustrating. It's not the fact that I … Continue reading I Hate Being Late
Okay so what is iron deficiency anaemia? Quite simply, iron deficiency anaemia (anemia - US spelling) is a condition where a lack of iron in the body leads to a reduction in the number of red blood cells. According to http://www.runnersworld.com iron deficiency anaemia is one of the most common nutritional deficiencies among female athletes. They … Continue reading Running With Anaemia
Declaration - This post is not based on any medical opinion and is my opinion alone. Everyone's body is different, however my intention is to inform others like me, in the hopes that it can help. I have included some studies which I will reference. I have always been that 'curvy girl' who carries an … Continue reading How Cutting Out Booze Has Helped Me Lose Weight.