Is social media bad for you?

Is social media bad for you?

Firstly, we should consider it a privilege to be able to have and engage in social media. The word “elite” comes from the word “literacy” both referring to the distinction between the unlettered. (Strate, 2008) Prior to all communication technologies whether that be...
My Year Without Buying Clothes

My Year Without Buying Clothes

Well, I did it. I went 12 months without purchasing one piece of clothing, not even a piece from the second-hand store, and my friends will tell you, I like a good ol’ Vinnies shop. You see, I am one, big, fat, hypocrite. I had to do, something. Let me explain…I feel...
Secrets of a frequent flyer

Secrets of a frequent flyer

I fly… a lot. Well, a lot for an artist, who pays her flights herself. Since moving to Byron around two years ago, I have spent what most would put down on a deposit for a house, on flights. So I guess you could say I have become quite the pro when it comes to...
5 Reasons It’s Important To Follow Your Heart

5 Reasons It’s Important To Follow Your Heart

Why I believe that following your heart will always trump all other cards:   1. Intuition. Intuition is “the ability to understand something instinctively, without the need for conscious reasoning”. We have all felt the ‘sixth sense’, that...