What Is “Self Care?”: A Guide For Trying To Keep It Real

So many of you lovely lot know I run Keep Real®  and with that comes a fair few things. Such as responsibility, creativity, management and hmmm I'm gonna say...self care. Yes! I said self care!! Whoa...Did I really just say that? I did. A lot of folk won't state that or *gasp* even mention it as something…

What is ‘Having it Together?’

Hey you. Sometimes life is a big jumble of, well...not what we expect. I implore you to take a deep breath while you read this, and breathe out. You're here. You're here. Life is the weirdest thing, and we all look to others who somehow have it together. But as a matter of fact, they're…

3 Lil’ Tips for Staying Well

Staying well this March, here's 3 lil' tips to keep you going. You got this! You can do it! Connect with other folk. Whether this be online or having a conversation. I know myself how hard it can be to tell your friends or family about how you feel. But let's be honest here, doesn't it feel…

Oh Hey, It’s Been A While!

Wow. It's been a while folks. Seeing as it's been 5ever (yeah...longer than 4eva ya get me) since my last post, I think I'll utilise the time spent away from written posts, to do a little bit of a reflection.   There's nothing better than a bit of a self development, reflection and an abundance…

My Top 5: Ways of Coping with the Bad Days

Now, a lot of people have a wonderful variety of coping strategies with the days that are just that little bit harder to get through. When I did some research for my degree- there's a lot of different healthy ways we find that suits us due to our personality traits and personal preferences. For example,…

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week!

Hi there folks. Hope you are all doing well! Here in the UK, it's mental health awareness week. Already on the news bright and early this morning there were speakers and wonderful content on mental health- and a highlight of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge starting the 'Heads Together' campaign aiming to end the…