This Is What A Day With Anxiety Feels Like

I’ll have a couple of hours of deep sleep and then wake up in a nightmare like state. What have I forgotten? Why did I say that thing I said at 10.12am to Barbara from accounts 3 weeks ago? I’m paralysed and stuck back to when I was living in hell all those years ago. Rich is next to me so my conscious knows that I’m safe, but it’s really quite hard to accept and believe it. I’m awake forRead more

How To Spend A Weekend In York

Oh, the grand old Duke of York, He had ten thousand men; He marched them up to the top of the hill, And he marched them down again. And when they were up, they were up, And when they were down, they were down, And when they were only half way up, They were neither up nor down! Remember when I was all about that being perpetually single life and wrote a post about it here? Well it feels like I blinked,Read more

Chai Thali: A Taste Of Indian Street Food

DID you know that there are more Indian restaurants in London than there is in Mumbai?! So it comes as no surprise that finding your favourite Indian restaurant in London can feel like an absolute chore. Yes, Brick Lane is supposed to be the place to go, and don’t get me wrong, I’ve never had a bad experience in Brick Lane but nothing has ever stuck out to me as the absolute best Indian I’ve ever had either. So whenRead more

11 Times I Put My Arms Up In The Air For Absolutely No Reason

When I wasn’t sure whether I was singing ‘I’m a little teapot’ or if I wanted to try and fly. When I was greeting all 0 of my mates as our boat pulled up to shore. When I thought the higher my arms went up, the more likes I would get on Instagram. When I was either waving or just trying to be seen behind the water. When I thought I’d channel the Leaning Tower Of Pisa. When my palsRead more

Absolutely Smashing It In My New Weekend Job

I’ve been living for the weekend and holidays for quite a long time now. Working full time in the week has left me absolutely gagging for that sweet, fun weekend ahead! That was until my tax bill propped up around the corner and I realised I needed to SAVE SAVE SAVE. I decided to email a load of local venues saying something along the lines of “are you taking on any staff at present? I’m hoping to take on something casualRead more

10 Reasons To Binge Watch “Travels With My Father” Immediately!

Hello! Incase you don’t know, I’m Lizzie and suffer with a hideous addition to terrible TV. No really, I’m talking Made in Chelsea, TOWIE, Geordie Shore, Don’t tell the bride, First Dates. You name it, I probably watch it! So then came one evening when my boyfriends sister/ fave pal came into the room to join me for a good old fashioned TV binge. We roared about my bad choices and then she suggested one of the best pieces ofRead more

Literally Just 40 Things I Really Miss About Rome

1. Seafood pasta 2. Gelato 3. Circolo Degli Artisti (a club) 4. The cobbled streets 5. The colosseum 6. The over enthusiastic hand gestures 7. The long meal times 8. Italians 9. The roman forum 10. Bookshop bars along the river 11. The pizza 12. The magic 13. Hanging out and having drinks in a Piazza late into the evening 14. The language 15. The Trevi Fountain 16. Regularly walking past the Angels and Demons building 17. Being so closeRead more

Breaking My Blog Silence On Sexual Assault: #Metoo

Good evening my lovelies, Tonight I’ve been flicking through my social media accounts cheering on every strong woman I’ve seen with #metoo as their status. Some have written stories about their experience whilst others have left nothing more than these two incredibly powerful words. What exactly is the me too movement? I never actually thought I’d end up writing about a topic like this on here as its my happy space that I get to keep protected from horrible memories.Read more

5 Spooky Places In Europe That Any Halloween Fan Should Visit

Bran Castle, Transylvania “There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.” ― Bram Stoker, Dracula Bram Stoker’s Dracula is something I have read more times than I can count. I grew up marvelling at the wonder’s of what could exist within Bran Castle should I ever make it there. Would there be Vampire’s lurking around every corner in which you stumbled past? Would I meet the legend of DraculaRead more

A Complete Guide To Everyone Staying In Your Hostel

I’ve told you a million times about how much I love a good Hostel. I love the buzz, I love the easy-to-make friendship groups, I love the fact that each Hostel has it’s own unique vibe that has you feeling like you’re stepping in and out of different families, but most of all I just really love that you know exactly the sorts of people you’re going to meet before you even get there which makes you feel all warmRead more