Finding Full-time Employment is a Difficult Process

Finding Full-time Employment is a Difficult Process

If you’ve been reading my blog from the beginning you’ll know that I’ve been having a hard time finding my first full-time job – especially following my graduation earlier this year. I’ve known that this is a difficult stage in a person’s life – after all, every acquaintance I’ve made in recent times has mentioned [...]

My Experience Living at Home as an (almost) Adult

My Experience Living at Home as an (almost) Adult

Images sourced from ivorymix.com At eighteen I couldn’t wait to leave home. I moved into two share houses on and around uni over the next year-and-a-half where I cooked two minute noodles or – when I wanted to get really fancy – some pasta for dinner. It was a bit of a mixed experience overall. [...]

Are Participation Trophies Really So Bad?

Are Participation Trophies Really So Bad?

Picture sourced from Ivory Mix. Many people assume that participation awards cause a sense of entitlement and a poor work ethic – but what if this isn't true? The generation I belong to is constantly being criticised. We’ve been called entitled, lazy, self-absorbed – and those are the amongst the nicer terms I’ve heard. We [...]

Cleaning Out Your Closet – the Eight Stage Process

Cleaning Out Your Closet – the Eight Stage Process

Image Sourced from ivorymix.com Cleaning out your closet can be stressful and overwhelming. I follow these eight simple steps every time I reorganise my clothes. Looking at my closet stresses me out. It’s got so much stuff crammed into it that I can’t even see each individual item of clothing. This in turn means I [...]