LIFE UPDATE #? #adulting

It's been over a year since I updated my sticky post, and since then many, many things have changed. I've evolved, grown and nurtured my relationship with myself, with the people around me and even the new strangers who've become almost like family to me. My last sticky was about me achieving my goals, the… Continue reading LIFE UPDATE #? #adulting

Life Update #1: Achieving my Goals

Quite recently I had the privilege to come into contact with a start-up American-based company, My Trending Stories, who seek out different types of bloggers and offer them a writing opportunity that gives them exposure to larger audiences. When I first received the message I was sceptical in that it had only been a few months… Continue reading Life Update #1: Achieving my Goals

Reflecting at 22

Depending on when this post goes up (possibly after the 23rd April 2020), I'll be slightly older then 22. Photo by Cristian Escobar on Unsplash In the past I've done many variations of my birthday posts, some years I will switch on and become mindful when spending time with family and friends and other years I'll spend my… Continue reading Reflecting at 22

How to Embrace Stillness During Self-Isolation

Silence and stillness is such an important part of our lives, if you haven't already noticed, much of our time in consumed by being in-transit, what I mean by this is that we spend most of our years striving towards a new goal/destination/habit etc, without truly living in the periods in between. Most of this… Continue reading How to Embrace Stillness During Self-Isolation

How to Glow Up During Self-Isolation

First and foremost, save your $$$ for another time!! Glow Up Culture Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash As an avid consumer of glow up transformations, the biggest thing that really bugs me is that not everyone has thousands of dollars to spend on transforming themselves, on becoming a somewhat "better" version of themselves, and believe me, it's… Continue reading How to Glow Up During Self-Isolation

toxic productivity. mental health in self-isolation pt.1

Disclaimer: as a student who lives at home with family, many of my self-isolation experiences are going to be different to what are possibly experiencing, though we are all experiencing this in the same way to a certain extent, we're all going to grow differently from this. A few days ago I had my first… Continue reading toxic productivity. mental health in self-isolation pt.1

upside down.

It's been a long time, almost three months since I was last here, part of me wants to say that this feels like coming home, but honestly, nothing really does. WhenLifeAwakens, 2020 Three weeks ago, life was normal, everyone lived lives they were used to living and then suddenly life was flipped, turned upside down,… Continue reading upside down.

Habits & Goals for 2020!!

Hello and welcome to a new year, granted we are already 4 days into the new year, but since this is the first time I'm blogging in 2020, it deserves a shout-out all of its own. Like so many other people who may not have had the best 2019, I am beyond excited for the… Continue reading Habits & Goals for 2020!!

December Journal // 2019 & end of a decade ramblings

The end of a month is very close upon us, and this time it's even more special because it's not just the last day of December but also the last day of 2019 and the last day of an entire decade. It's a mouthful but incredibly mind-blowing to realise an entire year has passed us… Continue reading December Journal // 2019 & end of a decade ramblings

The One thing I Learnt From Therapy

Disclaimer: Don't let the title fool you, I learnt many things from going to therapy, but there was one aspect of it in particular that stuck with me for a long time. It's become ingrained in my head, as if it were a mantra. Honestly, it became one in my times of struggle. This isn't… Continue reading The One thing I Learnt From Therapy

✨ december thoughts ✨

Well, we are officially in to the last month of 2019, an entire week into December, and many crises have occurred, I can't tell if I should take that lightly, but changes have been happening and will happen in such a way that I can't process them without eventually ending up in an existential crisis...… Continue reading ✨ december thoughts ✨

November Journal // 2019

I was apprehensive when the month of November began, all because I had no idea what to expect, well, aside from cold, rainy days and tons of deadlines and catching up to do, I wasn't entirely excited about any of it really. Due to me having immemorable Novembers for 20 years of my life, I… Continue reading November Journal // 2019