In true millennial fashion, my major life change started on social media with a scroll down my Twitter feed. After taking the elevator down from the corporate world with a heart full of passion, enthusiasm and determination, I walked up the steep stairs of self-employment, equipped with my laptop, serving as a portal to a recondite … Continue reading Freelancing: Between A Rock And A Hard Place
I have a curse that has been plaguing me ever since I started my freelance writing career. It is the kind of curse that could cause you to rock back and forth in a corner for days, but I would much prefer to share these unfortunate events with you because if you can't laugh about … Continue reading My Freelance Writing Career: A Comedy Of Errors
Hi, I'm Adele. Or perhaps you know me better as The Girl in Glasses, considering that I have been posting on this blog (under that alias) since September 10, 2014. With that in mind, I have recently decided to have a slight revamp and merge my secondary blog, which hasn't made it out of the early stages of … Continue reading Film | Lights, Camera, ACTION!
#1: New month = New positivity. February is one of my favourite months of year and there are plenty of good times ahead! #2: HAPPY GROUNDHOG DAY! Today I started a new job and after reaching the final sentence in my first assignment, I lost all of my work. After resigning myself to the fact that I … Continue reading February 2016 | Happiness Highlights
On 1st January I wrote a post titled: "365 Reasons To Be Happy", where I vowed to write down one reason to be happy at the end of every day. This idea had a really positive response from readers, so I thought that I would share my monthly happiness highlights. #1: It is the start of … Continue reading January 2016 | Happiness Highlights
Last week, I was sorting through some of my storage units from childhood that are currently in the garage and on doing so, I unearthed an old sketchbook, which had just one single painting in it. It's funny how one piece of artwork can bring back a flood of memories, I was around 14 years old when … Continue reading Lifestyle | #TBT: Forgotten Hobbies & Unfinished Projects
I know that many people are now edging closer to G-day, I have even been following a few bloggers journeys through education and this made me reflect on my own graduation, which is unbelievably 2 years ago now! When I received the invitation to my graduation ceremony, I was filled with elation, I was almost … Continue reading Lifestyle | Graduation Grievances
If it wasn't already obvious, I love all things Disney, it holds a special place in my heart. My first career choice would always be Disney princess but if that's not to happen, then I'll settle for learning from them, as each princess has something to teach us. Whether it's Tiana's unrelenting gumption or Cinderella's … Continue reading Lifestyle | Which Disney Princess Is Your Role Model?
Following on from last week's Motivational Monday post "Pleased to meet you", where we discussed being considerate to others rather than turning a blind eye to the figures passing us by, this week I wanted to discuss YOU. Have you ever been in a situation where you've inadvertently or explicitly been told to be different? … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Be YOU-nique