National library week: Why libraries are so important.

8th-13th October is national library week for the UK. The focus of this year is well being. So libraries all over the country will be showing how they bring communities together, combat loneliness, provide a space for reading and creativity, and support people with their mental health. Here’s my thoughts on the whole thing and why I think libraries are so important.

World mental health day: my journey.

I will forever feel like my mental health journey will be discredited for two reasons: one because of the age in which it all stemmed from and two because I have never been diagnosed with my mental health issues. A small disclaimer though, that does not mean that I discredit anybody who has similar stories…

To Those Who Struggle With Family.

Originally posted on Lavrax Blogs:
I have never felt like a part of my family. I lived in Colombia for 10 years with my amazing family of cousins and uncles and aunties, a very loving grandma, and a great number of family friends.  I had no knowledge of my family that lived in London, or…


Recently Samantha Ravndahl posted a video called “USING UP OLD MAKEUP…PROJECT THROWBACK” and it inspired me to join in. This is also going to be a new series of posts where I give myself a few products and I’m only allowed to use them during the month of October. I will take picture of the…

A book, a song and a film that changed my life.

Have you ever read a book that has left you thinking about it all night after you put it down? Have you ever listened to a song that you’ve deeply connected with so much you felt emotional? How about a film which has made you see the world differently? If you answered yes to any of them questions this post is for you.

This or that challenge!

I was tagged in this challenge by Butterfliesandboundaries and I have absolutely loved answering these questions! If you would like any more Q&A’s send me any questions or tags and I will do more posts about myself!

Self-care September Week 3!

Welcome to my third week of Self Care September! This month I am doing the 30 day self care and kindness challenge set by twitter user @jennymarston_.