A Day Out in Lewes

For ages I’d wanted to visit the beautiful, historic town of Lewes, nestled in the hills of East Sussex. In December I got my chance. Its character and buildings are timeless reminders of England in the Middle Ages, with its own medieval castle. No-one does Bonfire Night on 5th November better than the people of […]

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Why blogging is great for your mental health

I started my blog about two months ago, and it has been an amazing outlet for my anxiety and depression. I’ve always channelled my emotions into writing. Whether it’s story writing, a journal entry, or a poem, I always use written words to express myself. I’ve always found writing easier than speaking. A blog is […]

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Twelve Days of Christmas Anxiety

This time of year is difficult, even though I absolutely love Christmas. It’s my favourite time of year. But recently I’ve also noticed how the busy holiday season and the stress of getting organised has affected my mental health.  The Christmas Rush I went Christmas shopping the other day, and there were even more people […]

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Setting Goals for 2019

I’m not usually one for New Years resolutions, but as an avid planner I’m determined to set some goals for next year.  It’s important to set goals to keep yourself on track and inspired. Remember that it’s okay to make the necessary changes in your life to achieve your dreams. Make next year a great […]

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Gift Buying: 20 gift ideas for stress-free Christmas shopping

At Christmas time, gift buying can be difficult, confusing and stressful. This list will help you out when shopping becomes overwhelming. I went late-night shopping the other day, and it was madness. Everyone was rushing around, babies were crying, and there were items flying everywhere. It was a tornado of contactless payments, spare change and […]

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