Knitted Cactus

knitted cacats

I saw this pattern advertised in a magazine and so I bought the following issue so that I would be able to make the cactus. It came with the pots and wool which meant it was a bargain! Continue reading “Knitted Cactus”


Sunbathing or Skills-gaining?

Sunshine-Coast-BeachThe summer holidays. A time for long, lazy days in the sun. A time to relax with friends. A time to forget about all the wider trials and tribulations of getting a degree, and living a successful life after graduating.

But is this the reality? And should it be? Continue reading “Sunbathing or Skills-gaining?”


self-care-poster.jpgSelf-care is very important.

It is necessary to survive on Earth and it is something that many of us struggle with. All too often we bully ourselves to do things we do not want to do or even to do things which we need to do. Continue reading “Self-care”

Girl ♥ Girl


Girl Heart Girl is a book which gives a detailed narrative of Lucy Sutcliffe’s life during childhood, adolescence and young adulthood. Sutcliffe has already made a number of films which she has posted on YouTube which detail parts of her life, especially the joys and trials of a long-distance relationship. Continue reading “Girl ♥ Girl”



I was thinking this morning, whilst I was walking to the university campus, about where I was this time last year. And I decided I wanted to write about something that my church youth leader suggested when I admitted that I was struggling with self-harm. Continue reading “Distractions”