lifestyle, literature, mental health, Uncategorized

Libraries week: Celebration and heritage

This week (8th-13th October) is Libraries Week! As a literature nerd, you can be sure of one thing: I love libraries. I've recently been spending a lot of time in my local library (shoutout to Hants Library Services) and I discovered the existence of this week through a cute display arranged by my local library.… Continue reading Libraries week: Celebration and heritage

environmental, Foodie, lifestyle, Uncategorized, vegan

Cosy cup: Hello Pumpkin Spice (Vegan)

I would say that for many years, I've been the Pumpkin Spiced Latte queen. I was exposed to coffee a lot earlier than most, and adored the taste from day one... so, of course I one day tried this magical autumnal drink and fell in love. At my local Starbucks from about the age of… Continue reading Cosy cup: Hello Pumpkin Spice (Vegan)

creative writing, LGBT, Uncategorized

Technicolour (Poetic prose by Lauren Curr)

In a world where all looks scare her, eyes meet. There's a flash of technicolour, standing out, in a world usually seen in black and white vision. Illuminated joy seeps through the waves of life; the salt usually blurs even the brightest of stars and crashes on the sandbanks too fast to even gasp for… Continue reading Technicolour (Poetic prose by Lauren Curr)

beauty, environmental, Uncategorized

Lush Creative Showcase 2018 (Manchester)

This post is a part of Blogtober 2018. This time last week I was travelling back from Manchester after having spent the past two days there working an event. Though I did spend most of this year working in the event's shop and having a primary role facilitating in workshops, I did have a little… Continue reading Lush Creative Showcase 2018 (Manchester)

mental health, personal, Spiritual, Spoonie, Uncategorized, vegan

Blogtober First: A re-introduction to Stories Can Make Us Fly!

For 3 years straight I've done Blogmas, and I loved being able to post every day, but... if you know me, you'll know my season is autumn over winter, any day. So, this year, I'm taking Blogmas on a more suited whirl and choosing to partake in Blogtober, instead! I've also been fairly quiet so… Continue reading Blogtober First: A re-introduction to Stories Can Make Us Fly!

environmental, Uncategorized

#CarryTheCup: Lush’s ethics beyond cosmetics.

On Tuesday 14th August Lush (the fresh, handmade cosmetics brand) launched campaign #CarryTheCup in their soho studio. This campaign is running for 4 weeks from this date, so is running until mid September. Beyond cosmetics, there are habits we can break and simple changes we can make to reduce or remove single use plastics from… Continue reading #CarryTheCup: Lush’s ethics beyond cosmetics.

lifestyle, mental health, Spiritual, Uncategorized

Moving forward with the Summer Solstice

Although I don't guarantee a solstice/equinox post over here, I do bring my own spirituality into things I write frequently whether within a whole themed post or small aspect merely influenced by the spirituality in daily life. I am definitely a spiritual person, though I don't follow a religion, and this holds a huge part… Continue reading Moving forward with the Summer Solstice