Five Of The Biggest Blogging Mistakes You Could Be Making (And How …

It’s now said that around 60% of the general population admit to consulting blogs, vlogs and social media before considering a purchase; what started as a way to share thoughts, experiences and inspiration has actually changed the way we not…

A Week In The Life: The Realities Of Being Self Employed & A …

Much has been written about the joys that being a full time blogger brings: flexibility, autonomy, control, diversity and generally an increased work-life balance. The lifestyle has become a dream of so many young men and women, who wish to…

Falling Back In Love With Instagram

Without a doubt, we all have a bit of a love-hate relationship with the photography app that’s changed a generation. Instagram may have launched as a creative way to share imagery and tell a story, but it snowballed into a…

I Broke Up With My Phone: Here’s What Happened

Would you believe me if I told you that young people are now estimated to spend up to five hours a day on their smartphones? Well, my friends it’s true. The incredible technology that’s allowed us to connect, share and…

The GDPR / Data Privacy Changes & What You Need To Do As A …

You’ve probably heard about the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) that come into effect on May 25th, but most of us have been left a little baffled as to how they impact us as bloggers and what we need to…

Amazing Creative & Organisation Tools To Help Your Blog Or Business

There’s little truth in the fact that blogging costs a small fortune; in reality all you need is a computer, an internet connection and the ability to type, even if the industry has got caught up in visiting super instagrammable…

How To Be More Productive In 7 Easy Steps

Sitting with my laptop open and a steaming coffee at my side, gazing into the distance pondering over how many episodes of my latest Netflix binge I’ve got left, is a far too regular occurrence. On the days when I’ve…

Aspirational Vs Relatable (And Somewhere In The Middle)

#Relatable – possibly the most overused word within the blogosphere. During the rise of blogs and vlogs these ‘real’ men and women provided a refreshing relief from the over photoshopped and over commercialised magazines we were used to seeing; they…

We Need To Chat About Knowing Your Worth

As I sit here at my desk, exhausted and fed up after another long and pretty pointless day spent in the grimy streets of London Town, I wonder why I bother. I’ve been running my site for eight years, and…

On The ‘Death Of Blogging’ (And Why I’m Not Giving Up …

In the space of a few months we’ve gone from hailing blogs as the biggest and most important thing to happen to the media landscape in a generation, to discussing whether the end is nigh and if they’re really the…

My Office Makeover: How Creating A Great Working Environment Makes All The …

I spend a hellova lot of time working from home. When I worked in an office the only thing I had to be concerned about was how many colourful pens were in my penpot, or how many snacks I had…

How I Finally Found My Work-Life Balance

Balance. A concept that’s often illusive for the majority of people. It’s not out of the ordinary for me to admit that I feel the pressure to juggle the commitments of an intense career with the demands of family and…