2017; the year that brought such delights as the unfathomable Brexit, Trump and all the fun that his supporters brought to the world, global warming, police brutality, lots of sexual harassment from the entertainment industry, La La Land not winning … Continue reading What did 2017 bring?
This year, it was my turn to make the dessert for our Christmas dinner so naturally, it had to include chocolate and salted caramel. Now I am by no means a baking expert so I decided to consult the queen … Continue reading Salted Caramel Yule Log | Easy Recipes
In the week leading up to Christmas my family departed on a wee city break. Firstly this was important because it was a 50th birthday present to my mum this year, but secondly, it was important because all 5 of … Continue reading Magical Christmastime in London
As this crazy busy semester neared its end, I found myself struggling between wanting to embrace the amazing, cosy, Christmassy goodness that Edinburgh is throwing in every direction, when really I needed to be focussing on my exams and assignments … Continue reading Friendmas festivities
A week or two ago I was asked by our Napier Dance Marketing Officer, Nelli, if I would meet her in the Meadows at 8am for a wee dancey photoshoot. In Scotland, in November, this may seem a little crazy … Continue reading Dancing on the frost | This Girl Can
You know when you make yourself so busy that you get used to feeling tired and then evetually your body and immune system starts breaking down as its natural way to calm the heck down? That has been my life … Continue reading Burning the candle at both ends
The most exciting thing about the first semester of uni is the biggest Team Napier night of the year, as run by Napier Dance. It is always so much fun and really is such a great fundraiser for us all. … Continue reading Napier Dance Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser!
Hannah Witton is one of my favourite bloggers, and recently she posted this blog post about how she feels about accepting that she is growing up, not in the physiological ageing sort of way but in a personality and activities … Continue reading Growing up and getting boring | a response to Hannah Witton
I hope you read that title in the tune of My Favourite Things from the Sound of Music, because that was absolutely my intentions here. But unfortunately I don’t have any whiskers on kittens or brown paper packages tied up … Continue reading These are a few of my favourite things | October 2017
So the other day I decided to choreograph a dance to a funky wee tune by the lovely dodie. I knew I wanted to dance to this the second that I’d heard it on the new EP and finally the … Continue reading So this happened…