As a woman in my 20s, it is not uncommon that I’m asked the question “so, when are you having kids?” or am told “oh well, when you have kids...”
Exactly one year ago, on the 19th February 2018, I rang a buzzer in the Old Brewery in Bradford-on-Avon marked "Varn". That day marked the start of my new job (and hopefully my new career) in digital marketing. One year later and so far I have survived... Oh and I can officially hold down a … Continue reading My first year in marketing
Mental health, is a subject that has previously been rather taboo but is slowly becoming more openly talked about. During my first few years of university, I suffered from depression. It took me a while to finally admit to two of my closest friends that I needed help. I had become increasingly sad, sat in … Continue reading Me vs Mental Health: 1-0
Millennials, those who were born in the early 1980’s to the mid-1990’s and who cause previous generations to tut and eye roll at every turn. We are split into Generation Y, who are slightly more similar to the previous generation, and Generation Z (where I fall). Millennials are branded as avocado obsessed spendaholics who are … Continue reading I’m a millennial and I hate avocados
Quitting your job without another prospect lined up is indeed incredibly risky and often something that is frowned upon by potential employers. Yet, in December 2017 I followed my heart and did just that.
I've wanted to start a blog for a while, but I didn't think I had the time or anything interesting to write about and so, like many of us do, I just pushed that thought aside. Then, a few months ago the editor of one of the magazines I work on gifted me a book … Continue reading The path to creating my blog
Cake Coffee and Chaos is me taking some time out of every day life to do what I've always wanted to do... To write, to express myself and to start my path towards Tea at Tilly's, the cafe I one day hope to open up. For anyone that knows me, they'll know that I am always … Continue reading Cake Coffee and Chaos