My life is currently in a state of total upheaval. I have decided to quit teaching, leave the country, head back to Europe and pursue my dream life. What is my dream life, you may ask. Erm well, I'm not 100% sure of that. But what I am sure of is, that this is not… Continue reading PSA: Following your heart is f-ing terrifying.
That might sound crazy. And maybe it is? But when was it? Have you ever? Have you ever stopped to show some gratitude for the thing that carries you around day in and day out? As a woman, we are always being told that we are too fat, too fat or a combination of the… Continue reading When was the last time you thanked your body?
Really, it did. That may sound cliché and exaggerated but I honestly do not know if I would still be here today unless yoga had to gallantly swept me away. In the depth of my despair yoga found me and taught me to live a more aligned, calmer, kinder life. And that started with me,… Continue reading Yoga Saved My Life, like for reals.
I feel like most things I write (and many I say) I must preface with "remember I'm British". I'm finding this more and more recently. Like things don't click. Like a piece of every puzzle is missing. What has been bothering me recently is universal healthcare, or the lack there of! I just cannot wrap… Continue reading Lack of universal healthcare, makes me want to leave.
I've wanted to write this post for quite a while now but it's taken me this time to find the words to adequately express how I feel. The past few weeks have inspired me to get the words down and just see what happens. Religion is such a touchy subject, one that tears so many… Continue reading Spirituality in The South
It's been 5 days since I dropped my English family off at Pensacola airport, with no concrete idea when I'll see them again. It could be a year, or years. It was so healing to have my brother, sister in law and niece be here and see my life. Along with my step-dad, step-sister and… Continue reading Bittersweet Grief.
Depression. It brings many different thoughts to many different people. Some use the word in flippant conversation "I'm so depressed". Some think it's another word for feeling a bit sad. And some, those who have been there, know that it's a collection of heartbreaking emotions. Depression is different to each and every person who kicks,… Continue reading Me, myself and my depression…