Instagram is my favourite social media platform. If Facebook is a curated view of people's lives Instagram is definitely so. To me Instagram is inspirational, artistic, real yet surreal. It energises me, when I spend time flicking through my timeline or catching up on favourite accounts. Just recently, I was updating my press pack and spotted my low-low numbers for … [Read more...] about How I’ve gained 1000 engaged real followers on Instagram month on month
As the news of the Srebrenica massacres emerged and the mass graves were uncovered, I remember thinking: That was all happening just couple of hundred kilometers from where I was enjoying my careless university days. How could this happen in Europe in the 20th century? Why did Europe do nothing? Hindsight is 20:20 vision, they say. Analysis of the situation now highlights … [Read more...] about #Notinmyname – Damned if we do, damned if we don’t
Can I put up my Christmas tree in November already? Well, technically you can, it's your home. Although this is against most early Christmas traditions, where the Christmas Tree is a light during the darkest days of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. Putting up a Christmas tree before Christmas is a trend driven by retailers and media who are pushing because of commercial … [Read more...] about It’s November…so why are so many Christmas trees up?!
I've been following the horse meat scandal unfold with some (former) professional interest; my background is in animal sciences and the food chain. Upto 100% of your "beef" lasagna or spag bol can actually be horse lasagna or spag bol according to the most recent discoveries. Neigh! It's quite a mess! Firstly, I genuinely believe this has been brought about by … [Read more...] about Ash Wednesday- Neigh …. fancy some horse meat?