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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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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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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Living with Depression (An Update)

As some of you will know, when I first started this blog a couple of months ago I was signed off work with depression. I had, had a complete breakdown at work, gone to my doctors, who referred me to a specialist, who officially told me I was struggling with depression. This blog came about […]

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