The startup world chewed me up and spat me out.

Oh hey there! Remember me? I was that girl that occasionally blogged and then went M.I.A for four months. Well, I’m baaaaaack! Where have I been you ask? Well I took a little trip down startup lane, and that sort of took over my entire life for four months so there was very little time for me to blog, or do little else, for that … Continue reading The startup world chewed me up and spat me out.

How to make friends as a ‘grown-up’

I’ve realised after leaving university and moving cities, away from the people that I have grown up with, that making new friendships as an adult is a whole other ball game. It isn’t the same as when you were a kid. You would just sit down beside someone, starting having a chat, and that was it – Best Friends Forever. Nowadays I’m meeting people on a regular … Continue reading How to make friends as a ‘grown-up’

Creating something valuable

I always wanted this platform to first and foremost be a positive creative outlet for me, and secondly, to provide something of real value to the world. ‘Value to the world’ is perhaps a bit intense… After all this blog is just a very, VERY small fish in a pond almost infinitely large, the internet. But if even just one person came across this and could relate … Continue reading Creating something valuable

Living within your means is lame, but being financially healthy is cool.

My new years resolution was to live within my means. IT SOUNDS SO LAME. Even just writing it feels lame. Why such a sensible, boring resolution you might ask? Well, last year my new years resolution was to say YES  and try more new things. I had an amazing, whirlwind of a year, but what it meant was that I also had a very expensive year. … Continue reading Living within your means is lame, but being financially healthy is cool.

I think I’m having a quarter-life crisis

Just FYI, I think I am experiencing a mid-twenties freak out. Or what’s more commonly referred to as a quarter-life crisis. I just read a Buzzfeed article titled ’10 signs you’re having a quarter-life crisis’ and agreed with basically everything in the article, so if that’s not a surefire diagnosis, I don’t know what is. Wikipedia defines the quarter-life crisis as: A period of life … Continue reading I think I’m having a quarter-life crisis

Jes at work. Sunset.

Break Ups and Promotions – The Juxtapositions of Life.

So I have been MIA from blog-world for a bit, due to a couple of crazy weeks and some life changing events that meant I was a little preoccupied. Let me explain… Because my blog is only in it’s infant stages the more personal details of my life are not yet publicly known. What you may or may not have picked up on was the … Continue reading Break Ups and Promotions – The Juxtapositions of Life.