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Hair is such a big symbol. Perhaps it shouldn’t be? We throw so much weight onto how we look and how, that in turn, makes us feel that we often gift our hair...

I’ve moved around a lot in the past few years.  In fact, I’ve packed up my worldly belongings into battered cardboard boxes and relocated my entire life...

When I left university in the noughties, I may not have achieved many of my life’s ambitions, but at least – in that simpler, lower-tech world – I knew...

Full disclaimer – this post is inspired by Disasters of a Thirty Something, one of my favourite blogs ever. The stories this lady writes make me die and are...

People who attempt to define success and ambition for women are all around us; one female is praised, another is scorned. We live in a society always ready to...

I found my Record of Achievement the other day. It’s a folder I was given in secondary school (do students still get those?) containing certificates and exam...

While growing up I wasn’t ever sure what I really wanted to do. I had ideas of the journey – I was the seven-year-old playing on the beach who told the...