• Feminism
  • The Losing Team

    Meditations on the election

    Like many people living in the States, and indeed around the world, I’m struggling to come to terms with the outcome of the presidential election. Though both situations have different ramifications, it feels like Brexit all over again; ‘we’ lost. Although I’m a legal resident in the US, only citizens can vote in the elections, […]

  • Feminism
  • 5 Bad-Ass Feminist TED Talks

    There’s nothing quite like an empowering, inspiring TED Talk to start the day, am I right? I used to watch or listen to one every weekday morning while eating breakfast and generally preparing my brain for the working day and it felt great to start each day informed and educated on a topic that I […]

  • Beauty
  • Let’s Talk About Ageing

    Can you keep a secret? I have a pretty big birthday coming up, and I’m a little bit scared of it. Well, not so much the day itself but what it signifies, not to mention what this looming date has done to my make-up bag… I never used to use what I would consider to […]