Bridesmaids

I finally got to see Bridesmaids last night with my lovely friends Katy and Greg. And, dude it was really, really good.  I had high…

On changing my name

As Shakespeare once said: ‘A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.’ Friends, Shakespeare was wrong. As any writer can tell you names…

Wedding dress shopping and the curvy girl

I’ve always been a curvy girl. Voluptuous. Zaftig. Plump. But, despite the standard period of teenage awkwardness, I’ve always had a pretty positive body image.…

A year and change

This (very long) post is a little darker and more personal than the topics I normally cover. But I had to get this out. If…

Top restaurants and cafés in Brighton and Hove

When you’re on a limited budget like I am (whose idea was it to get married and go back to uni in the same year…

Scheduling some fun: curry night, date night and me

Cake = joy Over the last year, I’ve worked really hard to try to be happier. At the best of times, it’s easy to feel…

I can haz shiny?

I woke up early this morning like a kid at Christmas because today we picked up my ring. It’s been just over six months in…