My Experience of Giving Blood for the First Time!

On Monday the 24th July 2017, I did something I’ve wanted to do for years, give blood! I have quite a rare blood type (only 6.6% of the population have my A- blood type) so I’ve always felt that if I could muster up the courage, I really should give it a go at leastContinue reading “My Experience of Giving Blood for the First Time!”

My Experience With The Contraceptive Coil!

I asked on twitter if this would be something you were interested in, as i’ve not seen another post about the coil amongst the huge amounts of posts about the pill, and the majority said yes so I thought I’d do a little post today to share some first hand details about my experience! NowContinue reading “My Experience With The Contraceptive Coil!”

It’s Okay Not To Be Okay! – Struggling To Cope.

I’ve been debating whether to talk about the subject of mental health here on the blog for a while but after much persuasion from my Twitter pals that it was a good idea, I’ve decided to start a new series called ‘It’s Okay Not To Be Okay’. I’m not sure how in depth i’m goingContinue reading “It’s Okay Not To Be Okay! – Struggling To Cope.”

Student Cooking: Homemade Tomato Sauce

A bit of a bonus post for you guys tonight but I was debating what to have for tea tonight as my boyfriend wasn’t round so it was just me. I always turn to pasta on these kind of occasions and as I am veggie I just seem to reach for pesto to stir through!Continue reading “Student Cooking: Homemade Tomato Sauce”

How To Survive A Pretty Shitty Day

So, today has been pretty crap. I woke up this morning and instantly wanted to go back to sleep and wake up when the day was over. There was nothing specific about today that I was worried about or dreading but you know when you instantly get that feeling about a day? I worked todayContinue reading “How To Survive A Pretty Shitty Day”

Vegetarian Rissoni Recipe

My boyfriend and I have started trying to cook more in preparation for us moving out (eventually!). It makes it a little more difficult as I am vegetarian and he is quite an avid meat eater so we have to make something that is suitable for both of us. We have started cooking Rissoni asContinue reading “Vegetarian Rissoni Recipe”

I jumped on the fitness tracker bandwagon!

So I am definitely a sucker for a gimmick! This being said I always liked the idea of tracking my fitness but more importantly my sleep as I always feel like I’ve spent the entire night awake! After doing a bit of research I decided to buy the MisFit Flash, a small sleek device whichContinue reading “I jumped on the fitness tracker bandwagon!”

The start of a fitness journey…

As cliche as the title sounds, its probably an apt description of my attempt to start a journey into the world of fitness. An even bigger cliche is how my decision to try and get fitter came about: think New Years Day, New Start and all that crap. The truth is I don’t want toContinue reading “The start of a fitness journey…”