January Beauty Wishlist

The post Christmas blues are upon us and we’re barely a week into January. The month that is essentially the Monday of the year is always a toughy. We’ve all overindulged on cheese, chocolate, booze (or is that just me?), and declared we’re never going out on New Year’s Eve again. Because it’s pretty anti-climactic at best…

Hello 2018 You Couldn’t Have Come Sooner!

2018 is in full swing! We’ve had crazy weather, a YouTube travesty, and Trump being his usual twitter abusing self. I should be careful…did you know he has a big ol’ button on his desk (and apparently it’s really really big)! I, like most people, have come up with some new years resolutions. I’ve tried to…

Why Do We Fear The Final Words?

Why do we fear final words? Why must our deepest feelings of love and appreciation of the people in our lives only be mentioned as a finality of the moment or of life? Why do we not spend time practising complete honesty and transparency about what people mean to us, what they really mean to…

Gender, Race, Ageism and Feminism in Folklore influenced Disney Films

  So this is the biggest piece of work I’ve done to date; my Bachelor of Arts dissertation piece. Initially I wanted to look at 14th century folklore and how it has been adapted to new media today, specifically the cultural variations in the different film adaptions. I started to get into it and apparently…