Why I Don’t Celebrate New Years Eve

I can honestly say that I don’t get the appeal of going out on New Years Eve. You know when you have a night out planned and you convince yourself it’s going to be absolutely amazing, it never turns out that way. I feel like this post is probably going…

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Ice Skating At The North Pole

When the North Pole (in Cambridge, not where Santa lives) got in contact to invite me to go ice skating I jumped at the chance. I have been a couple of times before and if you have read my Christmas Bucket List you will know it was one of the…

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Christmas Bucket List

If you know me well you will know that I am not a very Christmassy person. This probably sounds weird given that I have done Blogmas two years in a row now. The reason for that is it helps to get me feeling a little more festive. I used to…

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Letting The Little Things Go

I feel like it’s very easy to focus on the small things that don’t really matter. There are times when I’m good at letting the little things go and other times when I’m quite bad. There are things everyday that irritate us and that’s just life. Dwelling on them isn’t…

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Dealing With Imposter Syndrome

I think pretty much everyone at some point in their lives feels like they’re a fraud and will get found out. Like when you get a new job and you think they meant to hire someone else. I never really felt imposter syndrome until I left my full time job…

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Is It The End For Magazines?

It must be a couple of weeks ago now that Glamour Magazine announced that it would no long be producing a monthly glossy, instead it will create a twice yearly beauty led editorial. Or course Glamour will still be online but their site will also have a beauty focus. Since…

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Does Competition Between Bloggers Ruin The Sense Of Community?

With every other person now a blogger or course there will be competition between us. There are obviously some bloggers who are quite happy keeping their little corner of the internet as a hobby but for a lot of people they want to turn it into a career. Competition isn’t…

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Being Kinder To Myself

I am my own worst critic. I’ve always been guilty of putting a lot of pressure on myself to succeed. I feel like I have been harsher on myself recently because I’m not where I thought I would be at this point in my life. There are times when I…

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Why Work Space Is Important When You Work From Home

I have been self employed for four years now and have been running Life’s a Catwalk during this time. I’ve always had a designated work space so I haven’t had to pack up everything I’ve been working on at the end of the day. While I did have an office…

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Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II Review

I had been without a camera for six months and it started to drive me slightly mad. I wasn’t really using my previous cameras so I sold them with the intention of buying a new replacement. Things went slightly wrong in two ways. Firstly I spent the money on other…

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