The history of unicorns

As you may have read in my “About Me” page, I am obsessed with unicorns and mermaids… and have been before they were cool! The photo of me below is with my My Little Pony soft toy, which I’ve had for 14 years! The outfit is a matching top and bottom from last season’s Alice …

Malas & mental health

Last week, I wrote about breaking my mala (you can read about it here) What I didn’t tell you, was what a bad state I was in, to have fallen over in the bathroom. As I may have mentioned before, I had a terrible experience earlier in the year at work, and suffered from severe …

Gate control theory: make tattoos hurt less

I’ve always been interested in tattoos but I was concerned about their permanence so I wanted to wait until there was something meaningful enough for me to tattoo on my body (that I wouldn’t regret later). On my foot is “aparigraha” which is a concept I learned during my yoga teacher training. It means “non-attachment” …

A bit more about me…

I was given an interesting set of questions the other day, which gave me a chance to self-reflect and also share a bit more of myself with anyone who reads my blog. Most important thing I did in 2017:¬†Fundraise for Feel the Magic (dressed as a unicorn – feature photo above!), which is a charity …