Last night my boyfriend, my best friend and her boyfriend and I attended G and I’s graduation ball- something that seemed so far away and unreachable back in the day when I was an innocent little fresher who didn’t know the stresses of being a university student to come. I was so excited for this… Continue reading Celebrating the end of a chapter of our lives.
Being strong sucks away so much energy from your body. It literally drains you, and normally, a good night’s sleep is all it takes for your body and mind to reset and you’re ready to face the new day and be everyone’s confidante, anchor, friend… you name a mould, you are physically and mentally –… Continue reading Being strong is tiring.
Last week, my still-recovering torn ligament screamed at me as soon as I stepped onto the treadmill. Having gone to the gym with the full intention of running at least 5K to kick start my half marathon training, the fact that after three minutes my lungs felt like they hated being in my body and… Continue reading One step at a time.
Okay so this is super scientifically incorrect, but, over the past three months, I don’t think I’ve worked my lower body as much as I have trying to keep my bladder from leaking everywhere. This is partly due to me trying to be better at drinking a decent amount of water every day, and also… Continue reading Drinking water works ya booty.
Lotus: a flower whose roots are firmly attached to the bottom of murky and muddy ponds, yet still manages to blossom and bloom towards the sunlight, showing its true beauty at the surface of the water. I can’t think of anything more fitting to describe what us as human beings go through in our lives.… Continue reading We’re all just our own versions of lotus flowers.
In just under 8 week’s time, I will be running the Edinburgh Half Marathon in aid of SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health)- an amazing cause that helps young people who are dealing with mental health problems. It is a charity that is incredibly close to my heart, and I really feel honoured to be… Continue reading Fundraising and Awareness for SAMH
At the beginning of last week I had to go to A&E. Anyone who knows me knows I am incredibly active. Most of the time healthily so, and, though I hate to admit it, sometimes excessively so. The excessive side comes out when I’m stressed, and when I need to study, it becomes my way… Continue reading Out of the game.