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5 Reasons to Go To Your Nearest Trekstock Meetup

5 Reasons to Go To Your Nearest Trekstock Meetup

Last weekend I was at the Manchester Trekstock meetup; painting mugs and chatting with a lovely bunch of people. Since then, I had the idea …
Brain tumours and pregnancy: life changing news alert

Brain tumours and pregnancy: life changing news alert

Brain tumours and pregnancy! You probably weren’t expecting that, were you? I’m writing this a few days after sharing the news on Instagram …
How to live with a brain tumour 733 days in

How to live with a brain tumour 733 days in

That’s right – three days ago marked precisely two years since I first heard the words brain tumour. It was my tumour-versary if you will. …
Who’s in charge, and does it matter?

Who’s in charge, and does it matter?

I’m writing this hurriedly after an appointment laden week. It’s been a sea of waiting rooms and repeating the same things to different …
I’ve got a new blog (kinda) and here’s why

I’ve got a new blog (kinda) and here’s why

Hey, hi, you found me! I’ll start by saying sorry about the sly handle changes on my social channels. Thank you so much for …
My sadness was overdue

My sadness was overdue

Do your feelings do as they are told? Like, brush their teeth and go to bed on time? Or do you sometimes catch them, resembling …

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Angela’s Story

Angela’s Story

Award-winning blogger Angela Conway lives in Northumberland. At just 21, she was diagnosed with a mixed-grade Astrocytoma on her optic nerve. Following surgery, Angela co-founded the …
Natasha’s story

Natasha’s story

Natasha Morgan, 28, works for a health charity and lives in London. She was diagnosed with a brain tumour 18 months ago. The first ‘symptoms’ Natasha experienced …
Anna’s Story

Anna’s Story

We’ve all had the annoying eye-twitch as we sit on the bus or in an arduous meeting, the morning after a late-night Netflix binge, …

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Why you should visit Bird & Blend Tea Co

Why you should visit Bird & Blend Tea Co

Yolk presents Bumble x Bird & Blend Tea Co mocktail class Did you catch my June roundup? If not, it’s here. Back now? Great …
It’s been a busy one! June: A Roundup

It’s been a busy one! June: A Roundup

Where did it go? June I mean. It seems to have speeded past all barbecues and glazed foreheads. There’s the internal struggle of trying …
The apps you need to improve your Instagram grid

The apps you need to improve your Instagram grid

So you want to up your Instagram game? Who doesn’t? With circa 300M daily users it matters not whether you are selling products, a …
May: A Round-up

May: A Round-up

May. So many reasons to love it, so many reasons to maybe not love it. Let’s start with the good stuff. No less than …
Why The Belle Gibson Scandal Matters To Me

Why The Belle Gibson Scandal Matters To Me

Belle Gibson – you probably remember her; the app she created – and her very public fall from grace? I thought you would. Just in case you …
April: A Round-up

April: A Round-up

    Hey, April. Isn’t it about time we sat down, and you know, caught up? I don’t usually buy into the whole ‘…