Tag: difficult

Overcoming Life Anxiety

  As you may have read before in my previous posts, I’m an anxiety sufferer. And sometimes it can be almost crippling. Anxiety is quite a contradictory feeling - the mind is alive with thoughts, feelings and ideas and yet the thought of putting anything in to action gives you such nauseating heart palpitations that ...

How To Be Happy

Today’s post is a little different, and prompted by a very, very good friend of mine who has started a journey, which I very much want to share with you all. When you think about it, the fact that we spend out lives striving for happiness, is a bit of an odd concept. You’d think ...

Getting Back On The Fitness Wagon

Fallen off the fitness wagon? Well, haven't we all. I'm no saint when it comes to breaking my regime, learn from my mistakes and discover the best way to get back on track!

Using Your Time Of The Month As An Excuse For Absolutely Everything.

A blog post complete with things that periods are a good excuse for, a list of alternative ways to tell people about your TOTM and an essential 'Period Pack'.

Will Everybody Please Quit Dissing Technology?

This post may seem like a bit of a rant but it's something I've been wanting to say for a while...

7 Simple Tasks We Are All Guilty Of Avoiding

Procrastination. Something none of us are strangers to… I mean, if there was an exam in it we probably all aced it at school or uni right? But the habit of putting off things we just don't want to do unfortunately did not stop after graduation. There are certain tasks that occur in our life ...

20 Things You Shouldn’t Be Worrying About In Your 20’s

Your 20s are a funny thing – you’ve been flung out of the comfortable nest of regime, education and guidance and suddenly you’re told to be an adult. And you’re just like – “What? Nobody taught me how to ‘adult’ in school?! I’m not ready!” But we really have no choice in the matter – ...

The Performer’s Guilt Complex And How To Banish It.

I spend, the majority of my time these days, feeling guilty. It sucks. I don't think people in normal jobs get this. Well, maybe, but not to the same extent that we do (and by we I mean performers). Not all of us suffer from this, but I'm pretty sure most of us do.  What ...

The Parents Behind The Performer – And Their Extremely Annoying Habits.

Okay, so I don’t mean for this post to sound totally ungrateful towards our parents because yes, they most probably made our career possible – as children they spent hours of their own precious time carting us to and from our specialist classes, forking out thousands of pounds for tuition fees, new dance shoes and ...

Anorexia: The Unknown Aftermath

I decided to write something a little different this week, in honour of Eating Disorders Awareness week. This is my struggle with the illness anorexia - no, I wasn't a sufferer, but I still struggled, while I had to sit and watch my sister go through this destructive process. It first dawned on me that ...