Stand Out or Shrink Back

When you look at this photo would you believe me if I said mine is the latter. It’s a journey. A long-ish one at that. I think it stems from a feeling of inferiority, derived from being overweight as a young woman. Going out with friends around the bars and clubs of Manchester was my … Read more

When Christmas isn’t all ‘Merry and Bright’

The most wonderful time of the year is almost upon us. I used to squirm when I’d see peoples’ Christmas trees up before it even turned December. But this year I totally get it. In fact, hats off to all those who did bonfire night one night, festive decorations the next. Who says we have … Read more