Hey guys, As you can tell from the title this post is going to be about Pride. This weekend celebrates Newcastle Pride’s 10th Birthday and 16,000 people turned up to march through central Newcastle before retiring to Town Moor park for music, fun and drinks. I went along yesterday with my work family. It was…… Continue reading NEWCASTLE PRIDE
Hey guys, It’s a very important day today! “The ultimate test of man’s conscience may be his willingness to sacrifice something today for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.” ― Gaylord Nelson “It’s going to take all of us, gathering our voices and acting together. Saying,”Not on our watch” to create…… Continue reading HAPPY EARTH DAY!
“Imagine you’re at a party. A guy offers you a drink. You say no. He says ‘Come on, one drink!’ You say ‘no thanks.’ Later, he brings you a soda. ‘I know you said you didn’t want a drink, but I was getting one for myself and you looked thirsty.’ For you to refuse at…… Continue reading THE ART OF SAYING NO!
SOCIAL IDIOCY! “The trouble is that, for women, being “nice” often translates into putting up with things we should never put up with. How many times has some creep sat uncomfortably close to me on the bus and stared me down, yet I’m too afraid to just get up and move, lest I offend him?…… Continue reading FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Hey my beautiful readers, So this evening I need to have a little rant aha! I am one of those people who struggles to take criticism. I it’s constructive to do with work and things then yes, it is easier to deal with, but when people are just dicks it really gets to me and…… Continue reading WARNING – IRRITATED BARISTA RANT!
Hello my beautiful friends, Last year my family and I spent an idyllic weekend in the Yorkshire Dales. It was a time of having no phone signal and no internet and let me tell you it was sooo relaxing. For once I wasn’t reaching for my phone every two minutes to check Facebook, post a picture…… Continue reading MISSING THE IDYLLIC PEACE AND QUIET OF WENSLEYDALE!
“Stop being tormented by everyone else’s reaction to you.” —Joyce Meyer “Scare the world: Be exactly who you say you are and tell the truth.” —Iain S. Thomas Hello my beautiful friends, So I wanted to briefly address my thoughts on the lack of self love. The other day I was getting frustrated with myself…… Continue reading THE NEED FOR ACCEPTANCE?!