Mental Health Awareness Week 2017//me

I first self-harmed when I was 11 years old, which was 12.5 years ago.   Writing that sentence just made it thoroughly hit home that I’ve lived for longer with this issue than I have without it. That’s scary.   When I was 11, my home life was awful. Someone in my family was going…

What I Read In April

It should be no surprise to any of you that know me, know my job or follow my instagram (@poppyraptor) that I LOVE books. I wake up, read, go sell books all day and then come home and read until I fall asleep. And repeat. I read anything and everything, no genres omitted. I have…

May Life Update

Hello! I haven’t done one of these since early March because honestly, my life is just that boring, but now I have new exciting things to tell you!   The first big one to tell you is that I’m (hopefully) moving away to Cardiff to live with my friend Anna as of the 22nd May…

5 Best Beauty Buys Under £5

I keep coming across “20 Best Under £20” posts on my Twitter and Instagram but as I’m currently incredibly broke, I thought I’d scale the idea down a little. This post goes out to all the chic ladies out there with less than £100 in their bank account who’re still trying to look their goddamn…