Posts for Tag: life lessons

  • January 17, 2018

    What did Naomi Oni teach us about friends, jealously and envy?

    For the past couple of weeks I and many other people in the UK, have been  shocked by the national exposure; the BBC Three documentary: Acid Attack: My Story that tells the first hand experience of Naomi Oni, 25 who was brutally attacked with acid that caused lifelong damage to her face by her friend Mary […]

  • March 2, 2016

    4 lessons we can learn from Jenny Beavan

    If there’s one thing that we could learn from the awards season this year (aside from the need for equality in the film industry), it’s lessons in not giving a damn what other people think – and it’s courtesy of Costume Designer, Bafta and Oscar winner Jenny Beavan. We had a look at how she […]

  • March 1, 2016

    Successful women share the best advice ever given

    As I type this post I am currently sitting in my living room and it is 00:01. I am on my laptop with a towel wrapped around my head as I managed to squeeze in some time to actually wash and condition my hair this month. It got me thinking that I wish someone told […]

  • May 5, 2014

    A letter to my 16 year old self

      A few things I wish I could have told my younger self: – Try not to take life too seriously, have more fun and just enjoy the journey! – Don’t be afraid of making mistakes, everyone makes them; the important thing is that you learn and move on from them. I’ve made mistakes and […]