The UK will always be my home and I’ll always have a home to go to in the UK. It’s where I am from, where I grew up, it is home to my loved ones and fond memories but I know I could never be completely at home there anymore. I often get asked whether … Continue reading Goodbyes Get Harder
A couple of weeks ago I asked my mum to send me a few items over here. One of them being a hoodie that my best friend Z gave to me a while back and its one of my favourite hoodies. I wanted to bring it out here with me but I didn't have the … Continue reading My Kind Of Home Sick
I've been in Australia now for just over 2 weeks and even in that short period of time I've learnt some interesting and slightly eye opening things about myself. Value. When you suffer from a mental illness it can be hard to realise your self worth. My depression led me to believe that I am … Continue reading What I’ve Learnt Since Moving To Australia
Good afternoon to you all! I hope you’re all well! After a 4 hour train ride I made it to Muswellbrook and I am currently doing my food shop ready for the week ahead! Been to Woolworths which brought back childhood memories and it’s a bank holiday Monday which I didn’t know Australia had! Soon … Continue reading Hello From Down Under!
Barney has never been to a beach before. We live just outside of Manchester so we don't really have a beach near us (Blackpool beach doesn't count...) and Barney hasn't always been a lover of car journeys. He used to travel in a cage which would be in the boot of the car. I was … Continue reading Barneys First Day At The Beach!
My past battles with my body image and body confidence have been no easy road. I've only just started to enjoy my body and feel confident in the past few months. My first memory of someone mentioning bulimia was when I was 13. There was over 10 of us out for meal and there was … Continue reading Lower Than Low – Body Image
Yesterday was a tough day, it was my last day with Bubbles before I leave for Australia, I decided to finish the loan early then in my last week or so I could spend time with my friends and family. Going for a sunrise hack has always been on my bucket list, just imaging sitting … Continue reading Farewell My Friend
Living in a house with my mum and brother can be difficult sometimes. It's even harder to move back home after living on your own for a while. When I was living by myself I loved it. I had so much space. I could decorate how I wanted to and everything could be exactly how … Continue reading My Little Bit Of Peace
Napping used to be the norm for me. I used to plan on when to take my naps and how long for. I absolutely had to have a nap to function. I started napping in high school. I would arrive home and take a nap for a couple of hours, have tea then eventually go … Continue reading No More Napping!
Growing up, I was possibly the fussiest eater ever. It drove my friends, friends parents and family members crazy. I didn't like food and the more people tried to force me to eat, the more I hated it. I never used to like food. When I was younger I lived off mainly bread, potatoes, beans … Continue reading Going From Fussy Eater To Food Lover