• Let's Talk About...,  Thoughts

    Let’s Talk About Relationships

    Much like my ‘Being Mixed Race’ post, this topic has been floating around my drive for a while and I’ve been wanting to write about it for ages. Since starting the ‘Let’s Talk About…’ series, I’ve been thinking about what topics I can write about and thought this is the perfect opportunity – especially as it has been a while since the last post. Relationships are a tough topic for me just because they’re always so complex to dive into – questions like, “Why did this break down?” “Why did I even date them in the first place?” “Will I be single forever?” But it is such an interesting topic…

  • Let's Talk About...,  Life

    Let’s Talk About Alopecia

    I want to start a new series. I guess this would be the second post in the series as I previously posted Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby. My aim is to open up a discussion and get people discussing things they never usually would or learn things they didn’t know about before. I wrote about alopecia once on my blog back in 2011 and even then it was only brief. I want to start a conversation about what alopecia is and what it means to have alopecia. Let’s get the technical stuff out of the way first: What is alopecia? Alopecia is the general medical term for hair loss. There…