Overcoming Weight Insecurities

As a Size 14-16 woman, sure I’m pretty happy with how I look – chunk and all – but sometimes, with so many photos of supermodels slapping me in my face on Instagram 24/7, it’s perfectly normal to feel self-conscious every now and again about the size of your muffin tops, or in my case,…

Having Your Guard Up & How To Take It Down

No one is born with a guard up. This guard is built up when you’ve been completely open with someone, worn your heart on your sleeve, given love unconditionally, and then ended up being really hurt. Over a period of time, through heartbreak, rejections, and trust being broken, a subconscious, but very real guard has…

13 Signs You’re Dating a Fuckboy

Sadly, fuckboys don’t walk around with a sign on their head – I wish they did. One of their most irritating features is their ability to come across as such a nice guy… and by the time you realise the truth, it’s too late. You’re hooked and you’ve invested time, money and emotions into them….

Does Being A Blogger Make Me Undateable?

One thing I love more than anything else is writing about relationships and dating fumbles. In fact, it’s not just writing, I love reading journals, books, magazines, watching psychology videos and talking about all of it. There’s one problem with this. Google my name, and thanks to my SEO, Amy’s Articles pops up pretty high…

Why Would You Stay With A Cheater?

Relationships are never as black and white as we all think. Whether you’re looking at your friend’s relationship or even celebrities relationships which are constantly projected on our tv’s, phones and magazines. But we all think that we know best – especially when it comes to infidelity. Infidelity: the action or state of being unfaithful…

Is Snooping On Your Partner OK?

So you and your other half are hanging out, you’ve had a lovely day together and then your partner pops in the shower. They leave their phone on the side as they go. You hear the bathroom door shut and the water starts running. You look back over to their phone. All of their social…

It’s Time To Talk About Mental Health

Mental Health shouldn’t be spoken about for just one day a year, it should be spoken about all the time. I feel like still, people don’t really know what it is, how it affects people and why it’s so important to me and many others to get rid of mental health and its stigma. I’m…

Why I’m Giving Up on Dating Apps

There’s no denying how far we’ve come as humans, as everything is now on the internet. If you want to order some new clothes for a night out you hop into Boohoo or TopShop and it’ll be there the next day. If you want a cheeky Chinese, you can get on JustEat and have one…

Amy’s Amateur Guide to First Dates

First Dates, ew. Unless you met your partner naturally and were friends before or whatever, you’ve probably had a bad first date. As meeting online is the new thing, it can be even harder to gauge how much you’ll enjoy it or if you’ll even like each other at all. But luckily for you, you…

‘The Spark’

I’ve been on a fair few first dates over the past few months. I’m not really desperate for a relationship or anything (although I’d happily have one), but I like meeting new people and it gets me out of the house for a few hours which is always a bonus. And it’s an excuse for…