My amazingly wonderful and supportive friends Joan at My Best Friend Adeline and Fiona at Like as the Waves nominated me for The Blogger Recognition Award! Thank you so so much Joan & Fiona (I freaking love you both)! If you haven’t already stumbled across My Best Friend Adeline and Like as the Waves, then please … Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award
Hey there, I am so pleased to share that I am branching out (scary) and am now accepting guest posts for the month of October!! I want to help you share your work in the same way I have been helped! I know when I was trying to get my own posts out into the … Continue reading Guest Posts wanted
Some indiviudals may find this post triggering. Please take care of yourself and be mindful that you may find this post may cause distress. You can find support here https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/suicide/ Responding to Self-Harm I recently wrote a Blog post about responding to Suicide, I'll link that one here for you. I had always planned to … Continue reading How would you respond? Part 2
Welcome back everyone 🙂 today’s post is a little different but it’s a very exciting one! I’m sooooo excited to be sharing this news with you all. Make sure you stick around to see the competition at the end! Let’s get stuck in! 🙂 Announcement Not so long ago, My Simple mind (MSM) proposed an … Continue reading Annoucement & Competition!!
The wonderful Fiona of Like As The Waves tagged me in the This or That Challenge! I’ve really enjoyed this. I loved reading your answers Fiona and it turns out we have a lot in common!! Head on over to Fiona’s post to read her answers – it’s worth it just to see her in … Continue reading This or That Challenge
Some indiviudals may find this post triggering. Please take care of yourself and be mindful that you may find this post may cause distress. You can find support here https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/suicide/ As it is World Suicide Prevention Day, I wanted to share with you some information I have learnt throughout my training as a Counsellor and … Continue reading How would you respond?
Nomination number 4 though?! I get so excited when a fellow Blogger nominates me for one of these! It’s just so nice to be noticed and appreciated by your peers! Especially as I class myself as a new Blogger still. I honestly adore this community, it’s made such an impact on me and my life! … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award
Today I got my 1000th follower. I'm just in complete awe at all of this. When I first started at the end of June and the mega babe Jessie aka @1lostcoin re-tweeted me for the first time I thought let's try and grow to about 500 before Christmas, that would be amazing and here I … Continue reading For the Bloggers
The Beginning To understand where my self-belief began to develop, we need to go back to the beginning. I was raised religiously and although I am no longer active, it did instil some core values about self-worth into me. I say this reluctantly, I’d much rather be able to say I did it all alone. … Continue reading How I learnt to believe in myself
I had two interviews last week and although that is really great news, my mental- health and well-being took a massive hit because of it. My sleeping pattern was becoming worse, my appeitite was affected, I was snappier within myself, more irritable, I was having bad dreams, break outs - all signs that anxiety, depression … Continue reading Day in the life