How to fall in love with yourself

To you, my friend, who’s love for themselves feels unavailable or unattainable, so much so that the question you might ask yourself is where on earth did the love I have for myself go? I wish I knew, I wish all of your traumas could have been healed by a magic wand and you would… Continue reading How to fall in love with yourself

Why you won’t get flowers for Valentine’s Day

Hello & Welcome,  #fromyourboldestfriend  As February comes around the corner, so does Valentines Day, and I must say: I think red roses are very uninspired, perhaps if it were peonies I would be less inclined to be this opinionated about it, or maybe if I had someone to come shower me under an avalanche of… Continue reading Why you won’t get flowers for Valentine’s Day

Why you should never settle down with a partner

I’ve always been a 100% kind of girl, once I’m in, I’m all in. I guess that over the years I learnt how to bend without my whole world caving in, I’ve always shown infinite patience, with others especially - solid as a rock, I wouldn’t budge or bolt. Surprisingly enough, however, I’ve always sucked… Continue reading Why you should never settle down with a partner

A year in lessons

Hello & Welcome, #alongsideyourboldestfriend  When 2020 came along, never would we have ever thought it would look like such. Never, not even for an instant, could we have imagined such a year. We got hurt and yet we also celebrated, all in the comfort of our living rooms, the big and small wins. If the… Continue reading A year in lessons

Letter from the editor – October, we almost drowned in you.

 Dear October, you challenged my beliefs, my opinions, my sense of duty and my abilities. I drowned in all you brought but through your tsunamis, I learnt to build a boat, and as the sea rises, like Noah, I float with what I need to conquer November. Hello & Welcome  #AlongsideYourBoldestFriend October came in pretty… Continue reading Letter from the editor – October, we almost drowned in you.

Schrodinger experiment in real life – a theory on how to create your own reality

Hello & Welcome #AlongsideYourBoldestFriend  Coffee in one hand, the tip of my nose frozen by the autumn air, I inhale and I exhale, the whole world paused at this instant, giving me a moment to think. There are versions of me I love and versions of me I wish did not exist. As I waltz… Continue reading Schrodinger experiment in real life – a theory on how to create your own reality

Letter from the editor – September, you made us want to be better

You came into my life with your colours and our crisp mornings together. I gazed into your eyes September, lost in your sunlight, bathing in your warmth, falling for you like leaves fall from trees, breathing in the first perfumes of Autumn, I found myself wanting to be better for you. Hello and Welcome,  #AlongsideYourBoldestFriend… Continue reading Letter from the editor – September, you made us want to be better

The 5 Laws Behind Manners

Hello & Welcome, #AlongsideYourBoldestFriend From a young age, I was raised in the idea that manners were simply kindnesses, people are often baffled by how strictly I approach it, but truly Manners simply show the greatness of character and the kindness of the heart. To treat everyone in the same manner - with respect, dignity… Continue reading The 5 Laws Behind Manners

Letter from the Editor – August, I extended my grace through you

 August, we extended our grace with you and through you, September, let us show you what we are made of - a short practical guide to graciousness. We fought for you, we took every trembling bone and strengthen them through every breath we took, inhaling deeply to calm down the nerve-racking experiences we went through. … Continue reading Letter from the Editor – August, I extended my grace through you

Letter from the editor – Goodbye my dearest July and Hello August

Hello and Welcome,  #alongsideyourboldestfriend July was about the lessons, the harsh ones we might not have been ready to see, but we steadily stood to receive. We listened and we learnt, we saw that life, even after all its aches, still continues. As restaurants reopened and we shared the first meal with a friend, we… Continue reading Letter from the editor – Goodbye my dearest July and Hello August