Negative and positive motivation: finding what works for you

People often say ‘only surround yourself with people who make you feel good’ and ‘stay away from things that bring you down’. This type of thinking is positive motivation or positive inspiration. It makes you feel good, excited, maybe even motivated to go out there and change the world.. or whatever is you’re doing. And … Continue reading Negative and positive motivation: finding what works for you

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Magical. Dreamlike. The Night Circus is a captivating love story and battle encompassing intricate and detailed scene setting like nothing you've ever read before. Celia and Marco are two battling magicians in a circus, but not just any circus. This circus appears out of nowhere and disappears before you know it. Celia and Marco are … Continue reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock was an ok book. It’s about a teenage boy who decides to take his and his best friends life (don’t worry, that’s not a spoiler – it literally says that’s what he’s going to do in the blurb) and we spend the whole book finding out why. I say the book … Continue reading Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick

This week: Forgive me, Leonard Peacock and Death, Sex and Money

I hope you’re all having a fantastic week. Sometimes it’s so easy to get caught up with everything else you’re doing that you forget to do things that are made solely for entertaining; no hidden meaning or subliminal message, just entertaining. So this week, I’m making an effort to listen to a few podcasts that … Continue reading This week: Forgive me, Leonard Peacock and Death, Sex and Money

Simple ways to be organised (I promise it’s not as stressful as you think)

I love the feeling of organising, but struggle to actually stay organised! I love making it seem as though I’m organised; I trick my brain by going out and buying a diary, organising my wardrobe, sorting out my study nook. But let’s be real here, that’s not actually being organised. That’s planning how to be … Continue reading Simple ways to be organised (I promise it’s not as stressful as you think)