Is the grass always greener? Embracing ‘okay’
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Is the grass always greener? Embracing ‘okay’

One of my New Year’s Resolutions this year was to embrace things being ‘okay’ and stop striving for perfection. I’ve been thinking about this a lot over the last couple of weeks, and something a friend said to me recently…

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Being 30 and turning 31
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Being 30 and turning 31

This time last year people were constantly asking me how I felt about turning 30.  I told them I was excited – that it felt like a new change, a move into adulthood and a leap towards something more secure…

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Dear iPhone
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Dear iPhone

I feel like things need to change between us.  I know, I know – what way is that to start a letter? – especially as you probably haven’t even noticed that things have been going wrong.  In fact, from your…

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What you do every day
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What you do every day

I have been thinking about this quote for a while.  I think I first read it in Gretchen Rubin’s book ‘The Happiness Project’, and it pops into my head now and then, usually at times when I really need to…

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Things I have and haven’t done
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Things I have and haven’t done

One of the things I most wish I could change about myself is my sense of guilt, or the fact that I constantly beat myself up about things I have or haven’t done.  Sometimes it’s having bought something I didn’t…

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