‘Health Through Happiness’: Dani Duran on her New Fitness Account

What inspired you to start your account? I think what most inspired me to start my account was the fact that I saw something missing in the fitness pages that I followed. I saw some great motivational stuff, people posting all kinds of transformations and achievements, but very little about the struggles behind it. Making a lifestyle change is difficult, especially with the media pressuring … Continue reading ‘Health Through Happiness’: Dani Duran on her New Fitness Account

Sometimes We Just Need To Shut Up And Listen

So it’s been approximately 18 million years since I last wrote on here, and for that I can only apologise and offer excuses of “my degree”. This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while now, and it’s something that’s so simple, but that a lot of us overlook, myself included. I was first brought to think about this way back in October, when … Continue reading Sometimes We Just Need To Shut Up And Listen

What I Learned From Going Through My Old Diaries

1. You never know who the enemy is For some reason, I thought I was a spy during junior school. This meant that everyone, even innocent roofers or school inspectors, became “suspects” in the “case” (????) I even got my friends involved: “I asked her if she could spy on a meeting for me today. She said she’d phone later. This is how it went … Continue reading What I Learned From Going Through My Old Diaries

The Third Wave of Minionism (Or, ‘I Hate Minions and I’m Not Sorry’)

Minions: it’s time somebody addressed just what the hell is going on with them. I think people might have found them cute and hilarious when the first Despicable Me film came out in cinemas – but now, it’s beyond a joke. It’s almost as if we’ve entered into a Third Wave of Minionism – first, we loved them, then we were inspired by them (see Minion Quotes), and … Continue reading The Third Wave of Minionism (Or, ‘I Hate Minions and I’m Not Sorry’)

On Dealing With Other People

Hello! I have migrated from Blogspot to WordPress, mainly because I was getting pissed off about not being able to set a featured image to my posts. Yeah, it’s the little things. What I’ve learned over the past few weeks: Sometimes people love you, sometimes people hate you, and sometimes people are just downright awful. You gotta take the rough with the smooth. Or, you … Continue reading On Dealing With Other People