Sometimes life takes a shift and what you previously identified with is no longer there. Perhaps a job, or a role. What you've come to know as 'you' isn't there and it can be frightening and depressing. In this world, we know people by what they do, and if you no longer have something you … Continue reading Il Dolce Far Niente
So many of us struggle with feeling lonely. We can be in a room full of people, and feel completely alone. We can be amongst friends, and feel like they don't want us there... that they'd have more fun if we weren't there. People can be socialising and having a good time, and that's how … Continue reading Loneliness
Don't you hate awkward silences? God forbid, conversation runs so dry that all you can think to talk about is the weather! I live in England, it's rainy or overcast most of the time. Bringing that up just makes conversation as grey as the clouds. One of my dreams for the future is to … Continue reading Get From Awkward Silence to New Best Friend
Do you have someone in your life that makes you happy when you're with them? You look forward to seeing them, you get excited when they text you, you leave their company with a smile on your face and a lightness in your heart? We should all have friends like these. We should endeavour to … Continue reading How to Be Happy
Anyone else feel like it's creative o'clock at 12am? Well that gets lonely night after night, so I run a craft night every other week. Everyone brings their current project and we chat and share stories and laugh whilst making gifts and decor and accessories. Limitless possibilities and sharing of skills! It's pretty simple. Here's … Continue reading Craft Night
It's so good to laugh! Often, it will dawn on me that I haven't had a hearty laugh in too long. As soon as I actually realise this, within the day, some event or interaction, or video will leave me in those uncontrollable hysterics. The kind of laughter where it reaches the point of silent … Continue reading Need a Laugh?
You know how special you are? Probably not. So I'm telling you now. Your hands alone tell you how special you are. No one else shares your finger print, no one else has your face, no one else has your body shape, your laugh, your voice, your teeth. Not to mention: nobody has your … Continue reading You Is Important