Blogs, mental health, Mental Health and Wellbeing

Troublesome memories of a past life.

I'm not sure why I felt like revisiting my teenage, (and younger) years today. It's not like I have particularly fond memories of them like most people do. My years spent growing up in Surrey were mediocre at best. I was physically and mentally bullied for pretty much the entire amount of time I spent in education, which lead to self-loathing, lonliness and the early onset of depression.

Blogs, mental health, Mental Health and Wellbeing

Thoughts on face coverings

Face coverings are something that have been a constant throughout the ongoing global pandemic. But should you wear one?

Blogs, mental health

Lockdown

Things ate kind of strange at the moment for all of us, no matter where in the world we might be. In the UK at least, we've been in lockdown for the past three weeks, with a further three week extension announced by the government earlier this week. For most, unless you fall into the… Continue reading Lockdown

Blogs, mental health

Thoughts on panic-buying

Image source: Twitter.com/emilyrclays The world is a strange place at the moment. Anyone heading to Tesco this morning could easily be forgiven for thinking that it was Christmas Eve, given how busy it was. I went at 7.30am and the car park was rammed full. Shoppers were already loading their vehicles with what looked like… Continue reading Thoughts on panic-buying

Blogs, mental health, Studies

Imaginative Writing

Many of you will be aware that I returned to education back in September. Initially to retake my Maths & English GCSE's but with a view to moving onto an Access to Higher Education course and then ultimately to study creative writing and publishing at university. In reality it's a five year plan that, when… Continue reading Imaginative Writing

App reviews, Blogs, mental health

App review: Pixels

Pixels is an app for your phone that takes the basic premise of an old fashioned diary and reimagines it for the modern age. In it's most simple form it's a daily mood tracker. But take a little time to delve deeper into what the app has to offer and you'll find a fully fledged peronal diary application with detailed mood and feelings analysis at it's core.