borderline personality disorder · mental health · mental illness · Uncategorized

BPD: Surviving

Surviving – continue to live or exist, especially in spite of danger or hardship. This will serve as a bit of a guide to surviving with BPD… it’s really about finding what works for you and sticking with it. Remember, as I said in my previous post, that you are amazing regardless or whether you’re just… Continue reading BPD: Surviving


MHAW: Surviving or Thriving?

Featured Image: Mental Health Foundation I was existing but not living. I was not experiencing life in the way that others were. Survival was the focus of each day, just fighting to stay alive for the next few hours. Years of my life passed by like this. It’s often said that humans have a survival… Continue reading MHAW: Surviving or Thriving?

mental health · mental illness · Uncategorized

13 Reasons Why: Mixed Feelings

You’ve probably heard about or seen ’13 Reasons Why’ – this post will be full of spoilers. It’s a Netflix show about a girl called Hannah who commits suicide. She leaves tapes for people to listen to, they detail all the people who hurt her leading up to the suicide. There’s been a lot of… Continue reading 13 Reasons Why: Mixed Feelings

about me · mental health · Uncategorized

24 Years, 24 Life Lessons

I turned 24 years old yesterday so I thought I’d do something a bit different and share with you 24 life lessons that I have learnt so far. It does not matter what other people think of you. You cannot be liked by everyone. Good people do bad things. The friends you have will change… Continue reading 24 Years, 24 Life Lessons


What I Have Been Reading

Been a while since I wrote one of these posts but I have read so many amazing books recently that I want to share my thoughts on. Remember, you can keep up to date with what I’m reading on GoodReads. So Sad Today – Melissa Broder Have you seen the @sosadtoday Twitter account? I hadn’t… Continue reading What I Have Been Reading

travel · Uncategorized


I went on a trip to Brussels at the end of March with my partner; I wanted to share some photos and things I’d recommend doing if you visit! The city is beautiful, especially in the sunshine. If you want a lovely view of the city, head to Mont des Arts. There’s usually a waffle van… Continue reading Brussels

activism · feminism · Uncategorized

International Women’s Day: 5 Documentaries to Watch on Netflix

It’s International Women’s Day – a chance to celebrate women and more importantly, to continue talking about the issues which women face every day. An important thing to do if you care about women’s experiences and improving them is to educate yourself. This is particularly the case for men but also women. This is because… Continue reading International Women’s Day: 5 Documentaries to Watch on Netflix