Six Years Unforgiven

I had a fantastic weekend. I spent the weekend celebrating one of my family friend’s 25th birthday. Our weekend was so great, that I started joking I don’t know how I’ll top it next month for my 28th. You may know how it goes, spend a few days with anyone close to you and you…

Making Puppies Part of Your Self Care Plan

My neighbour’s dog had puppies on the 24th of January and I almost instantly fell in love with the most rambunctious one of the lot. He was β€œthe chosen one”. Everyone who went to this neighbour’s corner store seemed to be attracted to his energy. My neighbours named him Muffin. He introduced himself by nipping…

The Truth About Adulthood

Growing up is a strange process. When I reached my twenties I struggled with the transition from teenager to adult. I wanted to be taken seriously and I tried to do things that I thought made me more serious, like calling other adults by their first-name, instead of “auntie” and “uncle”. The funny thing is…

Learning About Gratitude

This blog testifies to the ups-and-downs I’ve experienced since my graduation of Oxford Brookes University. Many times, in the height of an emotion, I’ve come to “pen” my thoughts down – an open diary. This week, a few conversations put my recent struggles into perspective. In the six months I’ve tried to build Gideon Media,…