Let’ Talk Intersectional Feminism

Why does Feminism need Intersectionality?     A word of warning for all my beautiful strong women out there, DO NOT read the Urban Dictionary definition of Intersectional feminism, it is not only useless but it is disrespectful.   First of all, before we get into the nitty gritty, the term intersectional feminism is incorrect….

The Prom Diaries

  It’s that time of year again! The time that year 11s (or seniors, for my friends across the pond) everywhere get extremely excited about. High-heel shoes, big dresses, and stretch limousines, yep, it’s prom season!   I find it really weird thinking that 6years ago I finished high school. Exam worries behind me, and…

First World Problems For Someone In Their Early 20’s

With all of the spotlight on our lovely Prime Minister (can you hear the sarcasm, I hope so.) and the threat of conflict hovering, it’s really put things into perspective. Things like this highlight all the little things we worry about in life, as anyone who knows me, knows I’m an expert at worrying. So…

I lost you, but I found me. Who’s the real winner?

2014, it was a big year for me. First year of Uni, first 5 AM start (they were brutal mornings), and my first boyfriend. On December 9thin Liverpool Lime Street I met my mystery man for the first time. A few more coffee dates, and kisses later we were official. At the time being someone’s…

How Hasn’t It fallen Out Yet! – A Hair Story

  During my 22 years on this planet my hair has been many shades. If you follow me on Instagram, you will know this. If you don’t, then I highly recommend you go follow @girlprobblog for the excellent content quality! Now enough of the shameless self-advertisement, my natural hair colour is actually (drumroll please) Mousey…

Get To Know : The Flower Arranger

The past few months have been a whirlwind. I have had a complete career change, I decided to say no to the bright future in teaching, and take a gamble on the blogging world. I have found Instagram to be an incredible networking platform, and I have met many marvellous creative people including the one…

Get To Know: London Army Apparel

  Vintage is back with a bang ladies and gents. From boiler suits to bombers, London Army Apparel has a dreamy selection of beautiful vintage pieces. Forget raiding your Gran’s wardrobe, with rare and authentic pieces, you can build your very own vintage collection. I had the opportunity to catch up with the Girl Boss…

Consent Over The Phone

  Imagine being able to pick up your phone and consent to sex. No need to live in your imagination anymore coz you can! Welcome to 2018, the era when everthing involves a phone, even sex. When my mate texted me and told me about this amazing new app, I was a little concerned about…

Live Or Over The Good Ol’ Radio

Ask anyone what’s better, live music or over the radio and 9 out 10, the response will be live. I haven’t been to many concerts, apart from the multiple One Direction performances; I am not a regular at gigs. Maybe its because I’m a poor student (cue the ‘Awws’), or it’s because I never check…

The Chandler Phase

I am beginning to realise that most men are hitting, what I call, the Chandler phase. Even though, I love Chandler, his comic timing, and awkward personality is perfection, but I argue his fear of commitment represents a lot of the guys I talk to.

No New Years Resolutions

Happy 2018! New year, a time for diets and multiple promises to ourselves that we try to keep, but usually it all ends in tears. Every year I try and keep my resolutions, it usually ends by the second week of January. This year I don’t want to make resolutions. I’m bored of endless promises…

The Era of Empowering Breakup Songs

  Ladies we have all been there. We put our heart on our sleeve and it gets trampled on. 2017 has been the year of girl power, and powerful girls need empowering break up songs! Music is an essential for me. When I’m sad, lonely, happy, excited or broken, popping on some tunes always seems…

Starbucks: The Message Behind the Cup

    Every year many of us look forward to the festive treats that Starbucks create. Toffee Nut Latte, Egg Nog Latte, Fudge Hot Chocolate, and of course the classic Gingerbread Latte. Christmassy cups have donned Starbucks drinks for years, but this year has perked the interest of many around the world. The notion behind…

Are we too sensitive or has Greggs gone too far?

    I’m all for a sausage roll, but replacing the sleeping Christ to advertise an advent calendar!? According to the BBC, Greggs had to apologise for their new advertising campaign, the sleeping baby sausage roll, after an up roar on twitter. There have been mixed opinions on the subject. Some found the advert funny,…

Is Your Relationship Best Friend Approved?

  Yep, another blog on relationshippy things….   Relationships are tricky. Not only do we have to contend with the age of Tinder and the mobile F@!% boys attached to it. We also have to gain approval from the main people in our lives. Nope, I don’t mean the judging eyes of mother and father…

What Do You Mean Periods Are Red Not Blue?

    Don’t Let Those Pesky Ads Deceive you!   Once a month ladies around the world all face the dreaded time. ‘Riding the crimson wave’, as Cher from Clueless puts it, is an emotional rollercoaster. Get the rom-coms and the chocolates ready! But gents you may be surprised to hear that periods are in…

Are My Knockers Normal?

How Often Do You Feel your Funbags?      Jugs, melons, knockers, boobs, and my personal favourite mammaries, yes its breast cancer awareness month. They are a big part of my life and have been with me 21 years so, I think it’s about time I showed them some attention!   In an attempt to feed…

Stealthing

‘Now Everybody Take Some Rubbers.’   2017 has seen many diverse trends, from 70’s clothes to 90s sliders (they’re the cute sandals that some people are still wearing. Babes its autumn and it’s cold, get your Chelsea boots on!), but have you heard of the new sex trend? Don’t worry; I’m not going all E….

Confessions of A Feminist Who Loves Harry Styles.

Are we facing a new wave of sexism in the music industry?   Does anyone else find it cool that there is not only one, but two lovely ladies in Harry’s band? Claire Uchima and Sarah Jones make up a large proportion of Harry styles’ backing band. Now I bet you’re all wondering why I’ve…

The Dating Game

Warning: Contains small parts, not suitable for children.   The rules of dating are simple… said no one ever. In 2017 we have witnessed a lot of digital developments through social media, including dating. Long gone are the days of meeting someone through friends. No more do we find ourselves stuck with our work colleagues…

Am I Attractive?

In the words of P!nk: “I WILL BE PRETTY!”             A pivotal characteristic in today’s society is to be attractive (supposedly). Social media accounts spamming #relationshipgoals with drop dead gorgeous couples posing in the cutest situations, or unrealistic makeup tutorials that use a lot of filters, which make the apparent…

What are you going to Uni for?

The Phenomenon of The MRS Degree        Hundreds and thousands of young strong-minded men and women flock to University every year. Their future’s bright as a brand new penny. In 2017 these young people entering academia with their new ideas and passion are the future, and university is a step to show case that.     …

What The Hell Am I Eating?

5 Tips to eating awareness   We eat a lot, or may be I should speak for myself, but most of us have three square meals a day. That’s right breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (or if you’re from up north, dinner and tea), but are we aware of what we are chomping down on every…