Tag: relationships

Being Friends With Your Ex

being friends with your ex, relationships, this stuff is golden, break ups,

We sat conversing about life from career to politics to family over a drink. On the neighbouring table, an older gentleman sat dining alone. After making several comments about our conversation, as well as discussing counter-argument points with us, he remarked; “Well it certainly is refreshing to know that a young couple like yourselves still talk …

Wishing For That Sitcom Life

friendships, tv shows, sitcoms, friends, relationships, adult friendships, this stuff is golden,

As a hopeful teenager, I always envisioned that my adult life would include the following things: a super cool job an awesome apartment in a vibrant city the funnest group of friends that live minutes away a pretty boyfriend whose totally into me.

It’s Okay Not To Be Happy All The Time

mental health, being happy, sadness, depression, mental illness, this stuff is golden,

I was a bit of a sad twelve year old girl. I did not fit in well in my secondary school – a single sex school filled with students desperate to grow-up, whilst I was still enjoying playing with my two younger brothers and not learning about all things adolescent. I wasn’t very good at …

Why We Should Never Apologize For Our Sexual Past

sex, sexual relationships, feminism, sexual past, magic number,

Some people kiss and tell, some don’t. I do. I have a ridiculous trait that ensures I am excited about pretty much anything that happens in my life. When this excitement hits me, I can’t help but want to tell somebody about it. This is very much true when it comes to sex.

Hanging Out In The Hood (Adulthood That Is)

growing up, doing adult things, adulting, silly, humour, this stuff is golden,

The reality of sorting your life out is a daunting task. Being all grown-up with all those grown-up things to do when you still feel 17 is the daily struggle of adulthood. Or at least, that’s what I’ve learnt so far about being adult-like.