How To 'Think Happy'

  Positive thinking is a massive part of my personal well-being. I always find that if I am ‘thinking happy’, it really does improve my mood and lift my spirits. I’m not claiming to be any sort of agony aunt or life coach, but I like to think that these…

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My Sort-Of Summer Goals

Summer has always been my favourite of all seasons. As a kid, I used to look forward to going to summer camp, going on family holidays and being free. Now that I’m older, I find I long for the freshly warm weather which a few months ago seemed an impossible…

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Dear Old Friend

Dear old friend, Although it has been 5 years now since we last spoke, I still find myself remembering our friendship from time to time. You always made me laugh. You always knew what to say when I was heartbroken, which was a pretty permanent state for me at the time. You were the one person who told me the things that I probably didn’t want to hear, but 100% needed to.

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My New Found Appreciation For A Girl Gang

Having grown up in a largely male dominated family, having ‘girlfriends’ was never really my thing. Most of my formative years, I was a bit of an outsider, with one or two really close friends who were normally male. Sure, they were part of larger groups but I never felt very comfortable around them; I felt like a bit of a spare part, an accessory.

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