Reading round-up: my January shelf

31st January 2016 0

For such an avid reader, I’ve read a surprisingly small amount of non-fiction. Although I loved school (NERD), I just could never get stuck in to books about history or science, when there were novels […]

Battling a veggie hangover

31st January 2016 1

For the first 24 years of my life, hangovers were simple. It didn’t matter how much I drank; there’s no amount of wine pong that can’t be cancelled out with one simple cure the next […]

A little factoid nobody asked for

29th January 2016 0

If there’s one thing feminists of the Internet are supposed to hate, it’s people (usually men) commenting on tweets or blog posts with the starting word, “Actually…” It’s supposed to unite us; we’re all supposed to […]

What it’s like to have permanent jet lag

24th January 2016 0

I’m going to sleep like a log tonight.* Yep, I finally made it to the sleep doctor, and got the official diagnosis: I have Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome. In other words, I have jet lag—but all […]

Why don’t I love Harry Potter?

11th January 2016 10

Calling all Potterheads (i.e. basically my entire generation)! I need y’all to clear up a tricky question for me: why don’t I love Harry Potter? In all other ways, I am the perfect millennial. I […]

Is there such thing as compulsive insomnia?

10th January 2016 0

One of the things people find the hardest to understand about my insomnia is how little I actually try to fall asleep. I’ve had terrible sleep problems since before I can remember, and complain about being exhausted all […]

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