All posts tagged friendships

Mother Ship by Francesca Segal- an important tale about motherhood and the NHS

Mother Ship is a heart-wrenching non-fiction tale about Francesca Segal’s experience when her newborn premature twins were placed in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). She guards her twins in […]

‘And they lived happily ever after…?’

‘And they lived happily ever after…’ This is the ending line in most children’s fairy tales.  Young girls are taught to expect that they will grow up, find their ‘prince’ […]

What We Can Learn From Jess Glynne’s Song ‘Thursday’.

As my boyfriend always reminds me, I am a huge fan of girl on girl appreciation. Don’t worry, I am not about to launch into some feminist rant, but I […]

Reflection: A Story About Growth

I have always been a keeper of notebooks. I used to collect them, but not write in them for fear of tarnishing their beauty with my less-than-perfect handwriting. Then I […]

Tinder fairy tale or cursed unrealistic expectations?

Internet dating. Ahh the easy way to find Prince or Princess charming… or is it? As a recently single woman, I too have delved into the cursed sites such as […]

Feeling lonely? You’re not alone

When I was trying to find a theme for this column, I spent ages looking for something that I really felt passionate about, until I realised it had been staring […]

Postcards with Love

I have always been a sucker for the old fashioned ways. As a child, I relished the idea of writing letters and sending them out into the world. Concepts like […]

An Interview With A Relationship Expert: Jennifer Boon

Relationships can be difficult, but when Valentine’s Day approaches those of us that are in a relationship feel just that little bit better about ourselves: ‘at least we are not […]