This is not the end!

Hi, my name’s Ava, I am 21 years old and I have not quite been myself for a while now. As a lot of you will know from some of my posts I have been battling anxiety and depression for a few years now which made me lose sight of who I am. I started […]

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MY YEAR WITH A MENSTRUAL CUP

I know what some of you are thinking, menstrual cups? GROSS! I found out about this wonderful invention just over a year ago now and became completely fascinated by them. The biggest draw in for me though was the money. I dread to think how much money I have wasted over the years on pads […]

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An Afternoon in London

So about 2 summers ago my wonderful friend Sophia introduced me to this new musical she was obsessed with. We were sat in the same pod at work and she was rapping it non stop. Yes you’ve guessed it, it was Hamilton. It quickly became our go to album to listen and sing along to […]

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“WHERE THE HECK HAVE YOU BEEN?”

Happy New Year one and all. As many of you know last year was a mix of great highs and also intense lows. From enjoying lots of holidays to being diagnosed with depression and attempting to pick myself up 2017 gave me lots of opportunities to lose sight of who I really am. Over the […]

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Girl Power Movies

When I say Girl Power Movies I don’t mean Mean Girls or Bring It On I mean movies you watch that really make you proud to be a woman. I recently went to an unlimited screening for Emma Stone’s new movie the Battle of the Sexes and came out feeling so empowered and proud to […]

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10 Things To Spark Your Christmas Spirit

So we are now firmly 10 days into the festive season and some of us are really feeling the spirit but others are still struggling. So I’ve compiled a list of 10 things you can do to get you in the festive mood. Are you ready? 1. Write out your cards Whether you decide to […]

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Disneyland Paris September 2017 Highlights

So I know it’s been a little while now since my trip but I have been struggling to find the time to really sit down and write this one out and work out how I wanted to write this in the first place. In the past I have vlogged my Disney trips on my youtube […]

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October Favourites

Yes I know we are now over half wah through November however another month has gone by so here is a new months worth of favourites. 1. Barry M Liquid Lipstick I have been testing out liquid lipsticks for months looking for the right one. For me a good liquid lipstick needs to have good […]

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Bonfire Night & Pumpkin Carving

So you’ve probably read the title, seen the date, sung yourself the rhym and now you’re thinking to yourself ‘but Ava wait, bonfire night isn’t until the 5th of November’. Well my friends you would be correct however every year, on the last Saturday of October my former home town has it’s annual bonfire festivities. […]

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An Open Letter to Dodie Clark

Dear Dodie, Oh how do I start this. You are my saviour. My ray of sunshine when the depression clouds swarm me, filling my head full of self loathing and nothingness. You and your music have been the only things to bring me back to life. When played in a certain order your words and […]

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