The National WWII Museum: How to Bring History into the Present

When I was travelling around the United States this summer, I saw so many museums and galleries in so many different cities that I think I could become an attractions review page. However, as the exhibits and portraits and artefacts of many of these locations blur into one in my mind, there is one museum…

Making Space for Self-Care

I’m a very highly-strung perfectionist, if you didn’t already know. What this means for me is that I will set the bar almost unattainably high for myself and then get worked up about the slightest possibility of failing to reach it. Over the past year, I have started feeling this catch up to me. In…

An Un-Romantic Kind of Love: Practicing Self-Love on Valentine’s Day

Love. (noun) 1. strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties 2. unselfish, loyal and benevolent concern for the good of another (transitive verb) 3. to hold dear, cherish 4. to like or desire actively, take pleasure in 5. to thrive in –Merriam-Webster Nowadays, we predominantly live our lives through social media….

The Start of Something New

Hello to everyone reading this… My name is Emma. Some of you will know me personally. Some of you may have come across my previous blogging disasters (yes, it’s still out there if you wish to go back and dig out my past!). Some of you (I hope) will be new. Whoever you are, I’d…