I have embarked on my journey and am quickly learning some ins and outs of traveling alone so here are a few things I have picked up in just 12 hours! 1. You have a lot of time to reflect. Reflection is something I have needed to do lately and so although it has been … Continue reading Reality of traveling solo! 12 hour update.
Author: Caitlyn Farrar
So.... the most dreaded part of the semester has arrived and I am definitely feeling stressed however, my week didn't start off so bad! Monday was my first exam and I probably could have sat it a week earlier (not bragging about it just stating the truth). This meant my usual exam stress didn't hit … Continue reading Exam time!
Glad I got you back.
As I sat at a dinner table the other day next to one friend and saying goodbye to another as she jets off on a new adventure I realised how lucky I am to have these girls in my life. Not only this but I realised how lucky we all are to have gone through … Continue reading Glad I got you back.
Fighting Winter Blues.
I hate winter with a passion (or without because passion fruits are too damn expensive right now!) and although winter technically hasnt arrived yet it bloody well feels like it has and so below I have compiled a list of things I actually like about winter. Road trips to see the snow. Christchurch is surrounded … Continue reading Fighting Winter Blues.
Body image battle.
Obsession is defined as a persistent disturbing preoccupation with an often unreasonable idea or feeling. I constantly battle with what in some stages of my life could be deemed to be an obsession with my own body image. Some days I feel great about myself and other days I don't. In a world where we … Continue reading Body image battle.
Do you believe in giving people second chances? Do you believe you should give yourself a second chance? What does giving a second chance mean? I believe the term 'second chance' can refer to an array of different things. For instance I went skiing once and I hated it. Potentially my hate stems from the … Continue reading Second Chances!
How to be freinds with your ex.
I want to start this off by saying friends with your ex does not mean best friends with your ex. I think this is important because at some point one of you will move on and being best friends with your ex has the potential to ruin a new relationship for either of you and … Continue reading How to be freinds with your ex.
What I hate about Tinder…
So, I downloaded Tinder again this week for a laugh and it got me thinking. There is a lot about the app and the content that I can not stand. This then lead to the list I have compiled for you below of all the things I hate about Tinder! Feel free to add anymore … Continue reading What I hate about Tinder…
The positives in life.
Everyday may not be good but there is something good in everyday. The quote above is my all time favourite quote. It is one in which I am more reminded of more during the lows in life. It reminds me to think of the positives in life and encourages me to remind friends that are … Continue reading The positives in life.
Looking after yourself in times of stress.
The past couple weeks have been quite weird for me. I have been battling constant headaches, crazy mood swings, a lack of motivation and (sorry to include this, boys skip to the next paragraph) an absolutely fucked up menstrual cycle. All this has been driving my stress levels up and so ive been working hard … Continue reading Looking after yourself in times of stress.