One of my favourite non-writing hobbies is photography. I’m not amazing at it, but it relaxes me, it makes me happy, and whenever I’m having a cloudy day I look back at the pictures I’ve taken and I’m instantly transported back to that moment. So here are a few of my recent favs: This was… Continue reading Moments.
As our train chugged into Edinburgh on Friday, a very merry Englishman sung the entirety of the Flower of Scotland (which is, IMHO, the best rugby anthem), and the entire carriage whooped and cheered. That kind of spontaneous joy and spirit lasted the whole weekend. Edinburgh is one of those cities where you could wander… Continue reading I lost my heart in Edinburgh.
I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t anxious. When there wasn’t a bubble of unease in the pit of my stomach. I used to panic over things over kids my age seemed to tackle with ease. I couldn’t sleep without going over every little thing over and over again in my mind. Anxiety, whether I… Continue reading Anxiety | #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
Around a year ago today I published this post. It was all about the 25 things I wanted to do before 25, and written just before I turned 23. Well, in a couple of days, I turn 24 (which means, I’m an proper, PROPER adult now, right?), so I thought I’d do a little update. Here’s… Continue reading Update: 25 things before 25.
Remember way back when, in December 2015? I set myself some goals that I wanted to achieve in the upcoming year. Today I’m going to go back and evaluate how well I’ve done goal wise this year! Goal #1: 1// Be Brave. This isn’t a goal that involves jumping out of an plane or any… Continue reading Did I meet my 2016 goals?
Impromptu trips to the Harry Potter tour Meeting interesting & inspirational people Spending an afternoon in a museum Dog walks Untangling book problems (A.K.A NaNo) Geeking out on history Sweet treats Being goofy Sunsets Betsy What are you smiling about lately?
Two years ago today I dislocated my knee (badly), for the billionth time & was finally diagnosed with Hypermobility. @ehlersdanlosuk — Laura Noakes (@lauranoakes) August 21, 2016 A few weeks ago I hit the two year anniversary of the big knee dislocation. Before that, my bendy joints were little more than an annoyance, and afterwards… Continue reading Happy Hypermobility Anniversary