Anxiety is something I was diagnosed with when I was 23. My mum had just had a stroke a few months before, and although she was home and everything was fine, I was completely panicked and overwhelmed by the whole thing. I would panic that something awful was going to happen again, and my fear of it all took over my life. My doctor eventually diagnosed me with anxiety, and things seemed to escalate quickly, soon the simplest of tasks seemed impossible to do.Read more
You might have seen from this blog post that I’ve had bit of a crazy year. In that year, I sold my flat, moved back to my parents, and now I’m in the process of buying (and hopefully completing next week!) on my own new flat. The sale has felt like it’s taken forever, and I’ve already dedicated hours to my Pinterest boards on how I want to decorate the place. While I’m waiting, and crossing my fingers that the sale goes through soon, I thought I’d share the estate agent photos and have a little chat about my decorating plans for my new home.Read more
Oh I do love going out to eat, and I love it even more when I have friends who like to do the same. My good friend Kate and I like to meet up every few months over good food, and catch up on life, and she first introduced me to Bills in St Albans about a year ago and I was immediately hooked on the pink lemonade and halloumi burgers. Recently Bills has had bit of a makeover, and of course me and Kate had to go check it out.Read more
For the first time in nearly a year, I’m sat here writing a blog post. Remember when I used to write a blog? When I used to post regularly and tell you witty anecdotes about my life? Well you might have forgotten I ever did that, because I’ve not blogged properly in a year.
So what’s been going on?
Well, the short version of the story is that I’ve had a pretty awful year, and well the blog just took a backseat while I was in my ‘sad Lisa’ phase. But that would make for a very short blog post now wouldn’t it? So grab a cuppa and let’s catch up.Read more
I live about 20 minutes away from the town of St Albans, a gorgeous city full of adorable coffee shops and amazing looking restaurants, all of which I want to explore more of. And last week I was invited along to experience one of St Albans newest Thai restaurants, Busaba, and was invited to their launch night, doesn’t that sound fancy?Read more