Lessons I’ve learned after 1 year of driving

I was a late bloomer when it came to learning how to drive. After living in city centres and/or being able to walk to work or have good public transport links, it wasn’t until I started my Masters degree and lived in semi-rural Fife that I realised that I was going to need to learn…

Learning from the Mistakes of my Undergraduate Degree.

Reader, this is a completely random post to what I normally do but I felt compelled to write it. No one likes admitting they’re wrong and I’m not saying I’m wrong per se but do believe there is always a way to do things differently. Today I was sitting in Starbucks trying to prepare for…

My Brownie Sash

The benefits of living back in my family home is uncovering pieces of my childhood I had forgotten about. One of which I found in my parent’s garage, my Brownie Sash. Looking back through photos of me in my yellow jumper and culottes make me cringe at the pride I would feel wearing such a…

From the Beginning

“It’s a dangerous business, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to…”  – JRR Tolkien Well, 2017 has is not how I expected it to be. I started the year in my lovely rented house in Edinburgh’s…