I’ll admit, i have already started buying Christmas presents. It just makes sense to spread the cost and drag the festive joy out for as long as possible! My emphasis over the last few weeks has been on making more ethical fashion choices, and thinking about the ethics of the companies that i am putting … Continue reading Ethical gift guide || Uncommongoods
Those simple, three words that I've never said out loud: 'I have anxiety'. I have heard and read them so many times. Unfortunately, quite a few of my friends suffer from anxiety disorders, and most are quite open about their struggles. This is something I envy. I have never found it easier to talk about … Continue reading Mental Health chat
There is no ethical consumption under capitalism. This is a key argument put forward by the left, and one which I agree with. But that doesn't mean that you should do nothing. You shouldn't consume mindlessly under the assumption that it can't be ethical, whatever you do. Instead, there are ways to make your consumption … Continue reading Ethical consumption under capitalism
This may seem strange since I mainly use this blog to talk about cruelty free makeup, but for the past four weeks I have essentially 'quit' makeup. I don't like the term quit since I haven't got rid of any of my makeup (nor do I intend to) and I don't plan on never ever … Continue reading Quitting makeup??
Since my post on Ethical Fashion (Ethical fashion?) I have been shopping almost exclusively at charity shops, and I have not only found pieces I love, but also saved myself money and contributed to charity, rather than fashion companies. Kristen Leo's videos (KristenElleTV) have been such a huge help, and I love watching her 'haulternative' … Continue reading Second Hand Clothes Haul
The girl on the train is one of the most hyped about books of the last few years! Although i haven’t seen the film (and don’t intend to after a scathing review from my mum) it has attracted a lot of positive attention for the book. The plot focuses on a recently divorced woman struggling … Continue reading Thrillers review |The Girl on the Train, The Couple Next Door, Before I Go To Sleep
Veganism can be a daunting prospect, especially the idea that you'll no longer be able to enjoy a meal out with friends and family, without going to a specialist restaurant. I always planned to be flexible with veganism: allow myself vegetarian meals if nothing began is available, in order to continue going out for meals … Continue reading Eating Out Vegan