Climbing the Seven Hills of Edinburgh

You'll find when walking around Edinburgh that it's not a particularly flat city. No matter where you're going, you'll find yourself panting from the sloped streets and many, many staircases. Edinburgh is located within seven distinct hills that play into the city's landscape. It is in homage to Rome which is also built on seven … Continue reading Climbing the Seven Hills of Edinburgh

My Growing Obsession with Vintage Shirts

Oversized and sometimes slightly ugly vintage shirts are becoming an increasing part of my wardrobe and personality. I'm obsessed with clashing colours and flashy patterns on shirts and then pairing them with some jeans and sparkly Docs. As I fade fast fashion out of my life I've been shopping more on Depop and in vintage … Continue reading My Growing Obsession with Vintage Shirts

Edinburgh’s Prettiest Mews: The Most Instagrammable Spots

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities I have ever visited and I consider myself to be so lucky that I live here. I constantly take photos whenever I'm out and about whether it's a planned photo walk with my camera or a quick snap on my phone when I'm running errands. As Edinburgh … Continue reading Edinburgh’s Prettiest Mews: The Most Instagrammable Spots

If I Knew Then What I Know Now

I don’t write nearly as many “progress update” blog posts like I used to so that’s a good sign right? It haven’t stopped trying to ‘better’ myself, it just feels like a significantly leas daunting task now. On occasion if I’m having a hard day, I write out my rambles that are weighing on my … Continue reading If I Knew Then What I Know Now

University in Lockdown: Remote Learning in Edinburgh

When I accepted my place to study Music Technology at the University of Edinburgh little over three years ago, I never thought my studies would be affected to this extent. Having already experienced three different UCU strike periods, I had hoped that it would be relatively plain sailing until my graduation in 2021. But with … Continue reading University in Lockdown: Remote Learning in Edinburgh

Finding Style Inspiration: Jewellery Brands I Love

My love for jewellery started when I was wee because every woman in my family seems to have a massive collection. I made bracelets and necklaces as a hobby when I was younger and still have an astronomical number of beads in my childhood bedroom. As I got older this love grew into an obsession … Continue reading Finding Style Inspiration: Jewellery Brands I Love

Exploring Holyrood Park: Hidden Secrets Amongst Edinburgh’s Greenery

So many windows in Edinburgh boast a view of Arthur's Seat. The hilltop is located in Holyrood Park and at 650 acres, it's the largest green space within Edinburgh's city limits. The park is home to many treasures, many of which do not share the fame of Arthur's Seat. Not many cities can say they … Continue reading Exploring Holyrood Park: Hidden Secrets Amongst Edinburgh’s Greenery

I was Scouted for a Dating Show: My Almost TV Career

If you're in a slight state of disbelief after reading the title of this post, you're not alone because it's been over six months since this happened and I still don't quite believe it. But yes, I was scouted and asked to audition for a reality dating show in 2019 and given my current state … Continue reading I was Scouted for a Dating Show: My Almost TV Career

The Music Keeping me Sane During Lockdown

When looking for something to do during lockdown, besides actually focusing on my uni deadlines, I decided to tackle something that had been bothering me for a while: My Spotify account. For months it was littered with cluttered playlists and albums that I had never listened to and meant that I skipped half the songs … Continue reading The Music Keeping me Sane During Lockdown