My Writing

Physical appropriation: Resentment of the trend to have fuller lips

Physical appropriation: Resentment of the trend to have fuller lips

See the published article on Gal-dem. Image by Joy Miessi

My trip to Basel: How city breaks can be relaxing

My trip to Basel: How city breaks can be relaxing

Short city breaks for us in the UK are attractive for many reasons. They don’t use up many valuable holiday days, give you a glimpse into another city/culture, and most importantly give you that mini holiday feeling without putting too much strain on your bank […]

Women’s Irremovable Connection to Scrutiny: Looking at Alicia Keys’ choice to give up make up

Women’s Irremovable Connection to Scrutiny: Looking at Alicia Keys’ choice to give up make up

Legendary artist Alicia Keys has recently grabbed media attention due to her decision to attend various glamorous events and award shows wearing not a drop of make up. ┬áSome, may consider this a brave move considering the enormous pressure women (and men) have on the […]

New York City: A London Gal’s initial perspective

New York City: A London Gal’s initial perspective

Last month I was fortunate enough to travel to New York as part of a family trip, simultaneously serving my bank balance (shout out to my mum!) and love of family time well. This trip was of extra importance to me as I have been […]

My trip to Prague: Working abroad

My trip to Prague: Working abroad

There are many perks of working for a universal travel company. Getting discounted flights, deals on hotels/ hotel packages and being part of an industry which has the primary aim of bringing happiness to it’s customers are a few of the benefits. I would have […]

“My Adidas and me as close as can be…”

“My Adidas and me as close as can be…”

Now I don’t think my love of sports wear is much of a secret. Having come from a family of professional sportsmen and women, sports wear has always been a go to for my family for both sporting activities and for fashion. For me personally, […]