Project: Happiness

After admitting I’m struggling, and the doctor recommending I take some time off, I’m determined to use these 2 weeks to revamp my routine and get myself back on track. So here are the first things I did: Had my nails done – a fresh manicure can (nearly) always make everything better Booked a tattoo […]

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What does it mean to be happy?

Happy. A pretty normal term to describe your mood. You could be happy you finally got that promotion, or that your team won, or happy that you’re having take-away for dinner that night. happy (ˈhæpɪ) adj, -pier or -piest 1. feeling, showing, or expressing joy; pleased 2. willing: I’d be happy to show you around. 3. causing joy or gladness 4. fortunate; lucky: the happy position of not having to work. 5. aptly expressed; appropriate: a happy turn of phrase. 6. (postpositive) informal slightly intoxicated interj (in combination): happy birthday; happy Christmas.-Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins […]

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Bucket List

Everyone has one, right? Whether it be  things you want to do, places you want to go or people you want to meet, we all have a list. I seem to be forever adding to my list, but I’ve come to realise that this stuff doesn’t really mean anything. Not on its own, at least. […]

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The Next Steps

So after the divorce, the rekindled romance and the first few months, what comes next… This is where the fun starts! We have all the time in the world to do whatever we want with nothing in our way. Early on in our relationship Nick and I agreed that we don’t want to have any […]

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The Beginning

After months of driving back and forth to Cardiff, the decision to move in together was easy. We’d discussed the option of me moving up there but it made more sense for Nick to move back to Devon. This is where both our families and friends are and I had a much more stable job. […]

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The Reason

When you get into a new relationship, it’s crazy how quickly you realise why it never worked out with anyone else before… Nick was a similar age to me. We’d known each other since school and briefly dated in college after I came out of a long term relationship. I’d love to say it was […]

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The Decision

It’s 2017, a new year and a new start. I’m 22 years old, looking back over the last few years of my life and it’s funny how nothing is how I imagined it. Three years ago, I was preparing for my wedding. At only 19 years old, I’d often wondered why I had been one […]

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