cousin
Personal | Travel

A Texan in Glasgow: Meeting my cousin

“What does chuffed mean?” The train wasn’t loud, and yet I was sure I had misheard. How could somebody so closely related to me not know of my most frequently used word? He said it sounded like a negative, like what you would say if somebody stole your mug from work. “I’m so chuffed at […]

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Game of Thrones
Review | Television

Winter is here: Making sense of Dragonstone

***Major Game of Thrones spoilers throughout. In fact, it’s really just one big spoiler. This was written after the US premiere at 2am BST. Do not read if you haven’t already watched the episode.***   It’s 3am, my bra is full of popcorn kernels and the bags under my eyes are weighing down past my […]

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Personal

How Harry Potter changed my life

** This post contains spoilers to the Harry Potter series. If you haven’t finished the series yet, what are you doing with your life?**   As cliche as it sounds, my life was changed by a book. A book that is today celebrating its 20th year of publication. My dad never fails to remind me […]

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30 Day Blog Challenge | Personal

Day seven: Describe your desk

Anyone who knows me knows that I pride myself in my stationery.Β Gadgets and gizmos aplenty, and all that. It’s definitely high time I tell you all about my beautiful desk at work – I’m pretty proud. My metallic desk tidy from Wilko is a real favourite of mine. It has three different compartments – one […]

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30 Day Blog Challenge | Personal

Day five: What makes me happy?

A lot of things make me happy. Food, television, and hilarious videos of cats falling off of things just make me smile. But for day five of my 30-day blogging challenge, I’ve found four things that are everything to me.   Blogging I’m really glad I’ve started this challenge for this month – I was […]

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30 Day Blog Challenge | Personal

Day four: Working with STV

I’m publishing this a little late in the day, but hey-ho. This was one of the challenges I was most excitedΒ to write about. If you keep across my social media/even the occasional blog post, you’ll probably realise that I often account my lack of free time to the fact that I work a lot. But […]

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