Motivational Monday | Three Inspiring Lessons To Learn From Helen Keller

Happy New Year! ♥ ♥ "New year, new start." Just like a lot of people, I begin 2017 with a fresh, positive outlook on the next twelve months and a whole new focus on achieving my dreams. Beyond my own sheer determination and eternally optimistic nature, I discovered another incredible source of inspiration this afternoon as I sat down … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Three Inspiring Lessons To Learn From Helen Keller

Fashion | How I Used Coffee To Resolve My ‘Premature Greying’ Existential Hair Crisis

For some context, I recently submitted the article below as part of an application for a possible new writing gig, they challenged me with the task of producing a 200-word piece about "the first time I dyed my hair." Here it goes... The first time that I contemplated dying my hair, I had two choices: Embrace … Continue reading Fashion | How I Used Coffee To Resolve My ‘Premature Greying’ Existential Hair Crisis

Lifestyle | 25 Things To Do During The Festive Period

Confession: I love Christmas - and since it's exactly one month until Christmas day, our home has been a hive of activity, as the process of unboxing decorations and transforming the various rooms has begun. I will be sharing some of my activities throughout December but, in the meantime, here are 25 suggestions for things that you can do … Continue reading Lifestyle | 25 Things To Do During The Festive Period

Lifestyle | The Independent Guide To Walt Disney World 2016 Review

This time 2 months ago I was midway through my 10th family vacation in Orlando, Florida - the happiest place on Earth. It's fair to say that as the sky in Britain has turned 50 shades of grey and there has been enough rain to fill an ocean, I've experienced a spell of the vacation blues. I absolutely … Continue reading Lifestyle | The Independent Guide To Walt Disney World 2016 Review