Want to be Truly Happy? End Each Day Like This

Want to be Truly Happy? End Each Day Like This

  How happy are we here in the UK? According to the Office for National Statistics, 10.3-million people in the UK reported high levels of anxiety last year. Admittedly, that figure is a decline from the previous year's numbers. But it's still startling, especially when you consider how all-encompassing anxiety is. I'm absolutely certain that [...]

Advertisements

Life as a copywriter during the school holidays

Life as a copywriter during the school holidays

Here in Wales, we're reaching the end of the Easter Holidays. When I first began working as a copywriter, getting anything done during the Easter period verged on being impossible. A combination of parental guilt and my child's age meant I had to seriously slash my wordcount to accommodate all the entertaining, day trips, and sleepovers. Today, [...]

Three reasons why you don’t need to justify your career

Three reasons why you don’t need to justify your career

Career justification has become an ongoing theme in my life. In 2015 and 2016, I worked as cabin crew. While the job wasn't well paid, it did make me happy. Quite regularly, passive aggressive family members would refer to 'trolley dollies' as being 'thick.' NB, I once resuscitated someone during taxi. Just saying... I decided [...]