is the current media focus on female empowerment actually worse for feminism?

is the current media focus on female empowerment actually worse for feminism?

Quick pre-post disclaimer, I hope this title doesn’t seem too clickbait-y. I really am answering this question by looking at arguments for either side. The journo student in me doesn’t feel bad by using an enticing title if it does sum up the content of my post well but in…

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here’s why you should live by the ‘everything that happens in life happens for a reason’ motto

here’s why you should live by the ‘everything that happens in life happens for a reason’ motto

Life is hard. It’s frickin hard. You see all those quotes out there about how the one and only inevitable thing about life is that it will, one day, come to and end. And everything else, is what you make of it. Of course it’s harder than this, there are…

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is there a pressure to always be buying new clothes as a fashion blogger?

is there a pressure to always be buying new clothes as a fashion blogger?

Fashion is fast, we all know that. Brands live streaming their Fashion Week shows and letting you buy the showcased pieces there and then, the upgrade from thought-out posts on personal style blogs to the 24/7 nature of Instagram to the even-more-24/7 nature of Instagram stories, click and collet, next…

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it’s 2017, why is sexism still so prevalent in tennis (and in life?)

it’s 2017, why is sexism still so prevalent in tennis (and in life?)

Sexism is an issue that angers me no matter what the context is – equal pay and rights, women slut shamed whilst men that ‘get around’ are celebrated, taboos around periods that shouldn’t exist. Sexism in tennis, though, is one I’ve thought about a lot in recent years but I’ve…

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‘fuckboys’ & how to avoid them

‘fuckboys’ & how to avoid them

PLAYSUIT: MISSGUIDED So today I’m going to talk about something a bit fun and lighthearted instead of fashion or beauty. I say fun and lighthearted but this is something that, despite being a funny and popular concept at the moment in social media, can be a genuine problem when the…

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