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

Following on from last week’s post on Tough Mudder, I thought I’d write about all the things I took with me for the day. This is partly because I love watching these videos on YouTube (mainly because I’m nosey), but also because before my first mudrun, I searched high and… View Post

Another year, another stupidly difficult race experience to share with you all, because for some reason I’ve decided that I ‘like‘ to challenge myself. If you can cast your minds back to early 2015, you’ll remember that I wanted to take part in a ‘sports event’ as part of my… View Post

Ahh, waist training. The Kim K-fuelled hype that everyone wants to try, all in aid of that ‘perfect’ hourglass figure. Last year, I too was sucked into this trend (I mean, of course I was, if there’s a fad then I’m usually the mug that tries it out); and so I thought… View Post