Need inspiration on some gifts this festive season? Looking to go handmade and maybe save some money? Here are five perfect handmade gifts you can have a go at creating to give to friends and family this year!Continue reading “5 perfect handmade gifts to give this Christmas”
Pokèmon GO: Adventure Week Recap
Adventure week in Pokémon GO is officially over!
I’d like to do a nice little recap; I really want to start writing more on the games I enjoy playing and so I thought this is a great time to start.
So here’s a recap of my adventures on Sunday, June 12th!Continue reading “Pokèmon GO: Adventure Week Recap”
Some of History’s Best-Hidden Marketing Stunts – and Some of the Worst.
A key concept to successful marketing is to prove that you, or your product/service, provides a much needed solution to a common problem. But what happens when you have the solution, but there’s no immediate problem? You do what some of these brilliant minds do: you create the problem.
How many of these items did you know were the product of insanely innovative publicity and marketing?Continue reading “Some of History’s Best-Hidden Marketing Stunts – and Some of the Worst.”
How I would survive if I was on Channel 4’s ‘Hunted’
We’ve all dreamt of getting away with a crime as children. Some adults still do – but most won’t act on those thoughts. You’d hope.
My recurrent dream is quite simple: how I would evade capture if I was on the show Hunted.
Of course, this is the fantasy and surrealist side of my brain talking; if I were to actually be on the show, or ever in a position where I was on the run, I would probably be found within a day or two, so.
But I have a plan, anyway.Continue reading “How I would survive if I was on Channel 4’s ‘Hunted’”
4 simple ways to be more eco-conscious this festive season
Whilst Christmas is not celebrated by everyone, most can appreciate the season so often synonymised with gift-giving.
But how can you gift responsibly this year? Read on to find out some of my favourite ways to be eco-conscious over the festive season 🎄Continue reading “4 simple ways to be more eco-conscious this festive season”
9 DPR campaigns I’ve loved working on over the last 12 months
It was shocking for me to realise the other day that I have been working in the digital PR industry now for over twelve months!
I have learnt so much this past year, from what digital PR actually is, how it can aid with search engine ranking, and what makes an effective campaign.
Since starting, I’ve had the privilege of working on over 70 different campaigns for a large variety of clients. At the start of 2021, I set upon myself to achieve 500 placements (mentions and links, on sites with a DA of 20+) before December 31st, and I am so chuffed to say that today (Oct. 26) I reached it!
In the light of having something to celebrate, I thought I would look back on all of the campaigns I have done the last year and highlight 11 of my favourites.Continue reading “9 DPR campaigns I’ve loved working on over the last 12 months”
7 eco-friendly health and beauty essentials for low-waste living
I am always looking for new ways to be eco-friendly, and to make little lifestyle changes that help me lead a much more zero-waste life than before.
I’d like to share some of my every day health & beauty favourites that are helping me be more eco-conscious at home 🌿 (plus, these alternatives will definitely save you money in the long run).Continue reading “7 eco-friendly health and beauty essentials for low-waste living”
Call for submissions!
I do not intend to mix my personal blog with Sapphic Lifestyle, but whilst the cogs begin to turn, I will utilise this platform to increase awareness of my new venture!
Launching April 2020, Sapphic Lifestyle is a new, direct-to-inbox monthly e-magazine focusing on queer lifestyles.
Sapphic Lifestyle is run entirely voluntarily, and so I am asking for those who identify as LGBTQ+, or wish to show support, to consider getting involved by writing content or sharing your stories with the world.
Still interested in getting involved? Read on below!Continue reading “Call for submissions!”
An Exploration on the Importance of Queer and LGBTQ+ Literature and Television in the United Kingdom
For LGBTQ+ history month, I channeled my energy into writing an essay-turned-personal-essay-turned-blog-post on LGBTQ+ media throughout my childhood, and some thoughts on improving the appearance of LGBTQ+ portrayals in said media.Continue reading “An Exploration on the Importance of Queer and LGBTQ+ Literature and Television in the United Kingdom”
Winter Solstice and a 2020 Round Up
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Happy Winter Solstice!
A few months back I posted about Summer Solstice celebrations, and so I’ve decided to do the same with the Winter Solstice – as well as a general round up of how 2020 has been for me.
Like the Summer Solstice marks the longest day, the Winter Solstice marks the shortest. Luckily for many, it means the nights are going to begin getting shorter, and we will see more daylight hours as the weeks progress.Continue reading “Winter Solstice and a 2020 Round Up”