Yes, you read the title correctly. My Masters has helped my mental health enormously- or certainly my eating habits anyway (my stress levels, on the other hand, are another matter entirely). As overjoyed as I was to be given a place on my MA course, when I saw my timetable, I… View Post

I’m finally at a point in my life where, for the first time in a long time, I don’t totally hate the way I look. Yes, I’ve put on some weight over the summer, but I don’t glance in the mirror and completely despise what I see. Having said that, I… View Post

Holidays are funny things. Up until the last few moments before we set off to the airport, it’s all lettuce leaves, fifteen mile runs and  seven gallons of water an hour. Yet as soon as we’ve gone through customs, we all seem to go hell for leather on the beer and burgers,… View Post