the self-love blog

  • Tips for travelling alone

    December 2, 2019 by

    Bring a book Bringing a book will help you out if you’re on a bus, plane train, tram or car to pass time. But you can also use a book as a great way to chill in cafes, museums, parks and not feel overly self conscious of your solo travelling! Book a walking tour Walking… Read more

  • finding alternatives

    November 23, 2019 by

    October was packed with anxiety. It was a turning point in my life, so intense with low emotion that it fueled me to write this post. “finding alternatives” is about finding coping strategies that make life a little easier when it feels unbearable. If you’re struggling mentally or emotionally, it’s important to find your own… Read more

  • November 12, 2019 by

    “Marry, and you will regret it; don’t marry, you will also regret it; marry or don’t marry, you will regret it either way. Laugh at the world’s foolishness, you will regret it; weep over it, you will regret that too; laugh at the world’s foolishness or weep over it, you will regret both… Hang yourself,… Read more

  • Recipe: kirsty’s kimchi stew

    November 12, 2019 by

    My pal Kirsty gave me this recipe last week and I decided to utilise it when I realised i had extra tofu in my fridge. Ingredients: soybean paste, chicken stock, kimchi, onion, sugar, soy sauce, gochujang paste, garlic, courgette, mushrooms, tofu, spring onion 1. Dissolve 1-2 tbsp of soybean paste and 1 chicken stock in… Read more

  • my new year’s resolution

    November 11, 2019 by

    I know that New Year resolutions aren’t for everyone but personally I love counting milestones and reflecting what I can improve for the next year. Particularly, I have been reading about manifesting. This idea assumes that publicising goals will create accountability. Another productivity trick is to break large, abstract and unorganised motivations into smaller, concise… Read more

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