In March of this year I became a fundraising champion for the charity Student Minds. Student Minds are an incredible charity whom support students in higher education to care for their own mental health and also to support others through any struggle they may have. Student mental health is an issue that really needs to… Continue reading My Marathon Walk For Student Minds
If you’re from the UK you’ll know we’ve just had a general election and now we’ve been left with a hung parliament. Anyway, that’s beside the point. On the run up to the election, a lot of the mental health bloggers and advocates I follow on Twitter were sharing stories on why voting tory was… Continue reading Mental Health Privilege
I’m going to Spain this Sunday and since myself and Lee booked it I’ve been telling myself I’ll start exercising next week, and we booked it last October. On the lead up to summer there is so much talk of getting the ‘beach body’ and being ‘summer ready’ and I’ve never felt any of those… Continue reading Summer Body Confidence
Hello! I’ve just finished my second year of university. This year has been testing, I’m glad it’s over and I’m ready for a fresh start in third year. Nobody tells you how lonely and isolating university can be, and if you’re feeling that way, please know you are not alone. High school pettiness does not stop… Continue reading 25 Things I Learnt In My Second Year of University.
Why do I blog about my mental health when I’m recovered? When I appear okay? Do I really have a problem? Do I deserve to have a place in this community when my struggle is so small compared others? These are all questions that go through my mind every time I post on here. I’ve… Continue reading Mental Health Blogging From The Viewpoint Of Recovery
Hello! I am 21 on Friday which you may be thinking really, she looks about sixteen but yes really. Everyone and their mother seems to do these life lessons posts on birthdays and I am no different. I did the same here for 2016 and my first year of uni. So here are 21 life lessons… Continue reading 21 Before 21
It is exam season in the UK at the moment and for me , exam season is when anxiety rears its ugly head, every single year without fail. I’ve spoken in this post about my obsession with my grades at university but when it comes to exams this started in high school at GCSE level.… Continue reading To Anyone Suffering With Their Mental Health This Exam Season