Follow These 5 Simple Steps For a Sustainable September

Do you like the sibilance there? Spiffy, isn’t it. I would just like to preface this by saying that I do this ‘sustainability’ as a term is widely misused across modern environmental-focussing media. However, the alliteration here was too precious to avoid so I do apologise. As we progress towards a new academic year, it … Continue reading Follow These 5 Simple Steps For a Sustainable September

10 Powerful Greta Thunberg Quotes

Just a few weeks ago, Greta Thunberg came on to her Instagram with a cross-stitched QR code, and rickrolled her 11.9 million followers. That doesn’t even come close to all of the other iconic things she has said and done in her career, from 2016 until now! Ever since she became a spokesperson for climate … Continue reading 10 Powerful Greta Thunberg Quotes

Our Mission Statement (And Hello I’m Back!)

Hey everyone, so nice to be here blogging again 🙂 How have you all been getting on? I’m sorry for my absence over the last 6 months or so. I have really missed being in the blogging flow although I think it was best for me to take a break as I got settled into … Continue reading Our Mission Statement (And Hello I’m Back!)

Internalised Misogyny & Cinderella

As children, there is a constant pressure to never conform to femininity. In the media, we see feminine women objectified. Rather than get to the root of this problem, young girls are taught that femininity is feeble and weak. Therefore the 'not like other girls' phenomenon is formed. Disney Princesses like Merida, Rapunzel and Elsa … Continue reading Internalised Misogyny & Cinderella

Filters + Their Impact

Filter means to pass through a device to remove unwanted material.  They are designed to ensure that the consumer/viewer gets a refined, perfect perception of the product - or the person.  Water filters: get rid of dirt and tiny bacterial particles - removing impurities.  Snapchat filters: don’t allow the story viewer to see anything that … Continue reading Filters + Their Impact