The Positive Side: “Toxic Friendships”

Toxic friendships as a topic have never been the pinnacle of interest when we mention toxicity in a relationship. It was only until recently that the conversation has taken social media by a slow but steady storm. When I first read the words “toxic friendships” on Twitter, the first thought that came to mind was:Continue reading “The Positive Side: “Toxic Friendships””

Cabin Fever within my own body – Stuck inside with BDD for post-holidays

Christmas, the festive season and the New Year’s flew by with the snap of our fingers, but this means now we have to deal with the aftermath of what had come with such closely packed celebrations (even during the pandemic with little ways of celebrating to begin with!): Over-indulging and agonising over nit-picking our ownContinue reading “Cabin Fever within my own body – Stuck inside with BDD for post-holidays”

The Positive Side: “The Importance of Boundaries”

This series will always run as an association with my Charity Twitch Stream where we’ll be fundraising for the mental health charity, MIND on Saturday 19 December at 7 pm GMT (Check what time that is for you here) If you want to join in to watch or donate click here to watch and hereContinue reading “The Positive Side: “The Importance of Boundaries””

How Athletes’ Sob Stories About Their Lives Helped Save Mine

I read the Player’s Tribune often. Maybe an unhealthy dose kind of often. Impatiently waiting for another athlete that doesn’t know that I exist, to come out and say those three magical and somewhat trite words: “You’re not alone.” It’s usually after a very lengthy, heartfelt personal story spilling their hearts out and wrapping itContinue reading “How Athletes’ Sob Stories About Their Lives Helped Save Mine”