How I Learned to Be Happy with Myself

advice, happiness, motivation, inspiration, lifestyle, blogger

I realised recently that I had reached a point in my life where I actually feel happy with who I am. Now this sounds like a simple enough statement (perhaps a little deep), and it was true for a period of my life, but some time into my late teens/very early 20s, I was actually just living for others. I liked to go around and say “I don’t care what anyone thinks!”, but the truth was I did… actually, I cared a lot. I’m not sure if you guys reading have ever lived your life is this way, but it’s seriously draining…

May 5 2018 at 2:56 pm   ·   Lifestyle

Graduate Jobs: What’s the Fuss? & How Do You Get One…

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location, notting hill, london

I felt an urge today to write a post that was plain and simply put a “no b*llshit” blog post. I love my think pieces and I also love writing up my more fluffy posts about how life is or things that make me feel my best, but I felt drawn to writing something factual, practical and to-the-point.

Coming up with a topic was easy: it’s “that time of year”, and by “that”, I mean for uni students, it’s most likely exam period and if you just so happen to be in your final year of uni, there’s probably a lot of chatter around graduate jobs. I see it all over my Twitter and Instagram even though uni is quite long gone for me now (I’ll officially have been a graduate of two years this July *shudders*).

I was lucky enough that I was able to enter my third year of university with a job in the bag (and I put a lot of emphasis here on the “luck”), but looking back in hindsight, going through the processes and watching others go through it too, I’ve come up with my own opinions for how to step on to that journey to getting a grad job…

May 2 2018 at 11:31 pm   ·   Advice, Chatty