Happy Galentine’s Day!

Valentine's Day is arguably one of the most resented occasions of the year, with restaurants fully booked; chocolates marked up in price; and smug couples' post littering Instagram feeds. Some people use the day to tell their partner how much they love and appreciate them, whereas others use it as a day to tell their …

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February Playlist

As I'm sure you're all aware thanks to the many relieved posts about January "FINALLY" being over, February is here. Being a January baby, I can resent the attitude towards my beloved month (I personally love the month as my festivities carry on and I get CAKE); yet I am with everyone as we welcome …

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‘Vagina: A New Biography’ by Naomi Wolf: JANUARY BOOK REVIEW

My brief for the first month of my 2018 Reading Challenge was to read a piece of Feminist Academia. For this, I chose to read Naomi Wolf's 2012 book 'Vagina: A New Biography', a book I picked up in Beerwolf Books in Falmouth for £5. The yonic imagery and large title have garnered some looks …

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Top Ten Cruelty Free Cosmetic Brands

It can be incredibly difficult to track down truly cruelty free brands with no dodgy parent companies. With clever marketing campaigns and carefully selected language, some brands which carry out cruel testing on animals can appear to be cruelty free. This post will provide you with the names of PETA certified, safe, cruelty free products. …

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‘Blue Planet’ and ‘I’m a Celeb’: A Tale of Hypocrisy and Exploitation.

For the past few weeks, the Sunday night TV schedule has consisted of David Attenborough's 'Blue Planet II' at 8pm, and ITV's infamous 'I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here' at 9pm. The good people of the UK will happily watch an episode of 'Blue Planet' and mourn the destruction of oceans and wildlife's …

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Dear Diary, I think it’s time for us to get back together

Things had been rocky for a while. I had neglected you and only used you when I wanted to. My entires became scattered and anything I did write became devoid of any real emotion. I'll admit: I replaced you with Twitter and, in many ways, my blog. You were always in my thoughts, I'll hasten …

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