Lifestyle

Scarlett London’s Pancakes & The Twitter Lynch Mob

September 7, 2018
scarlett london pancakes twitter mob

I’m in two minds about posting about politics on Twitter. On one hand, my blog isn’t actually about politics, so there’s not really much point posting something controversial that I know will piss people off. On the other, sometimes I’ll post something completely inoffensive and people still get angry, so I might get hung for a sheep as a lamb. There have been a few examples of the…

Lists

5 Reasons To Date A Teetotaller

September 2, 2018
reasons to date a teetotaller/ someone who doesn't drink alcohol

Despite being determined to meet someone, a lot of daters on the scene appear to have a lot of dealbreakers. No smokers. No-one with kids. And so on. In addition to vegans, another group of people singles seem keen to avoid are teetotallers. Those who don’t drink alcohol. Admittedly, back in my university days I was in the same camp of thought. Drinking was fun, and in my…

Miscellaneous

A Quick Guide To STIs

August 30, 2018
guide to stis

There are a lot of great things about sex. Pleasure, intimacy with a partner, procreation, and I’m sure you can think of a few more. However, all good things come with downsides, and the one I’m going to be talking about today is STIs. Whether you’ve never had one, are worried about catching one, or already have one, they are definitely something to consider if you are sexually…

Reviews

Naked Speed Dating Review

August 26, 2018
naked speed dating review date in a dash

Have you ever been to a dating event and thought to yourself, you know what would make this better? If everyone here was NAKED! OK me neither, but this is the premise of the latest initiative by top London speed dating company Date In A Dash. Based on Channel 4’s Naked Attraction, this is speed dating with a twist. I’m more of a clothes-on kind of girl so…

Dating

In Defence Of Catcalling

August 23, 2018
in defense of catcalling

Now, I don’t know about you, but I love being catcalled. I was 16 the first time it happened to me. Until then, I’d been this tall, skinny, geeky teenager who had never interacted with a boy on a non-platonic basis. I was on a mission to gain weight so I could be what was then referred to as a “real woman” and therefore desirable, but not matter…