So I work at a grocery store… I’ve written about it a lot in lockdown because what else is there to discuss? Life isn’t quite as vibrant as usual: big shocker. And now, as my 12 week contract is coming to an end and we’re phasing out of lockdown, I thought I’d write about some … More Grocery Store Gal part 2
In some ways, becoming a writer was inevitable for me… … More My Long Term Relationship with Writing
My takeaway consumption has been obscene during lockdown. I have had plenty of time to cook 7 course meals every day, yet my boyfriend, Rory and I have had 9 takeaways during this time. NINE. That’s more than in the rest of our year and a half long relationship… But I would argue that lockdown has been hard; … More Is McDonalds the Saviour we need in Lockdown?
Here’s how I upgraded my home, from Crackden to Crackden with a nice duvet set… … More From Crackden to Den of Dreams
I am constantly seeing comments about ‘losing my faith in humanity’ when someone makes a dumb comment on Facebook, for instance, or a kid says they want to be Kim K when they grow up (a perfectly acceptable goal in 2019 TBH…) But I have always tried to be an optimistic light in the negative … More Restoring my own ‘Faith in Humanity’
In case the title wasn’t clear enough: I’m writing a book… In fact I have been writing a book for few months now… It’s a bit out of the blue, but there we go, now you know. The book is all about my experiences in bar-work: a Diary of a Bartender, and will provide an insight … More I’m Writing a Book
Since Greggs started producing Vegan Sausage Rolls back in January, these little VSRs have taken over the city. I thought it was about time someone wrote an important journalistic piece ranking each Vegan Sausage Roll. Due to my sheer ability to snack, I knew I was the person for the job. Greggs (Western Road branch) … More Top 5 Vegan Sausage Rolls in Brighton & Hove
There are many many many many many (many many many many many many many maaaaaaaany) shit bits when it comes to bar work. And it’s hardly surprising: you’re working with drunk idiots. It’s the same whether you work in a little old man’s pub; a club, a student bar… There are ALWAYS funny stories to tell, as the … More Tales of a Barmaid – part 2
It’s time to get real people. I haven’t been blogging as regularly as I would have liked recently, however that does not mean I haven’t been writing and thinking and creating and doing even more thinking (I’m a big thinker), which I will get into in a minute. I’ve had a confusing few months of … More Am I a Writer now?
Hello hello hello… I recently wrote a piece on fast fashion all about… well I think it’s obvious. The piece was inspired by Stacey Dooley’s Fashion’s Dirty Secrets documentary and looked at how fashion giants are polluting our planet like crazy, which we contribute to with every piece of clothing we buy from then. As … More Say NO to Fashion Giants