Freedom of movement

It's been a few weeks since I've had the time and motivation to sit down and write, but I guess that just happens hey. I've been pretty busy working, spending time with friends and family and getting ready for Canada (23 days, can you believe it?!) Amongst all this busyness, restless nights and waking up [...]

Travel to heal

On a sunny Monday afternoon at Heathrow last summer, I found myself gazing out of a plane window feeling like the weight of the world had been lifted off of my shoulders and dropped into the palm of my hands ready to be explored. A moment which usually would be accompanied by a bundle of [...]

Grateful for where I’m at, excited about where I’m going

I had a two hour train journey home from work Thursday evening, I'd finished my book, was full of coffee and there was a plug socket right next to me. This meant it was time to write. I've been thinking a lot lately about what it actually means to 'live in the moment'. Naturally, as [...]

Why travelling is a privilege

Travelling is a privilege, a luxury and not a necessity. And for many people it's merely just a dream-state that we enter when we lay our heads down at night. Not everyone is able to travel. Some people are physically unable to, others may suffer from mental health issues which stop them from doing so [...]

It’s not just about blue skies and sun-kissed skin

Many of us count down the days until the weekend, and the months until summer. We listen to songs that throw us into a time machine and send us back to warm, hazy nights with friends or forward to new adventures. We hit the replay button on that one jam that triggers the memory of [...]

How to enforce Girl Power in your day to day life

The last two years have seen a powerful rise in the liberation of women; we're all completely done with the patriarchy and ready to tear it down with full force and our bra's blazing. The first signs of the women's movement date all the way back to the 1800's, since then, we've seen women from [...]