College · Mental Health

Graduating from University…

Yesterday was one of the biggest days of my life; I graduated from university. I had the absolute worst time of my life in secondary school, and I didn't have a good time in primary school either,  people like me who didn't "peak" in school get told we'll have the time of our lives in… Continue reading Graduating from University…

Eco-Friendly Living

Becoming a Cactus Mom: Cactus Puberty

In my last update I mentioned how my cactus is in some weird cactus puberty growth spurt. It's grown considerably since then. As it was struggling to stand up I had to give it some help, and it very quickly got taller than the coffee stirrer supporting it. It turns out plants have growth spurts… Continue reading Becoming a Cactus Mom: Cactus Puberty

Bucket List · Travel

London Bucket List: 221b Baker Street & Sherlock Holmes sights

As a big Sherlock Holmes fan, both the books and show with Benedict Cumberbatch & Martin Freeman, one of the things I was the most excited about for London was getting to see the Sherlock sights! Next to the Harry Potter sights, I'd say that Sherlock was the most important part of my London Bucket… Continue reading London Bucket List: 221b Baker Street & Sherlock Holmes sights

Eco-Friendly Living

Five Good News Climate Change Stories

When you look into what the future holds if we don't successfully curb the climate crisis in the next decade is bleak. I see news that just sends me spiralling, and it's hard to find hope with such a momentous task at hand. I feel angry sometimes, I'm in my early 20's and just finished… Continue reading Five Good News Climate Change Stories

Book Reviews

Book Review: How to Raise a Plant and Have it Love You Back

If you've been following my cactus series, then you know I've developed a bit of a gardening hobby. However, I actually know very little about gardening, hence why most of my plants are cacti and succulents because they're pretty hard to kill. When I spotted How To Raise a Plant and Have it Love You… Continue reading Book Review: How to Raise a Plant and Have it Love You Back