What Happens When You Go Off the Grid?

Just imagine it. A world without social media. A world where no one but your closest friends know what you’re up to. A world where you don’t post what you’re eating for dinner. A world where you don’t compete for the number of likes on your pictures. Just imagine it.…

#FridayFive: Five Books I’ve Just Read | Chapter Seven

Welcome to the seventh edition of my book reviews. You can find the previous 30 book reviews I have written right here. I’m well on my way to completing the second challenge I’ve set myself for the year. The 12 books in 12 months challenge was completed at the beginning…

Eliminate the Word ‘Bored’ From Your Vocabulary

Yes, I know there’s a catchy song doing the rounds on TikTok right now that goes something like, ‘bored in the house and I’m in the house bored’. Well, not today. There are so many things that you can do at any moment in time. The possibilities are endless. Yes,…

How to Improve Your Mindset

I’m finally taking the time to write a blog post dedicated to mindset. I’ve been harping on about mindset for a long while, but never been able to find the right words to write a blog post about it. I’m going to write this post based off of a recent…

#FridayFive: Five Reasons I Sometimes Wish Social Media Didn’t Exist

You may have heard this week that things are changing with Instagram. The social platform will be trialing hiding likes on photos. Personally? I’m a huge fan. Instagram started out as a place to share images with friends and family, but now has become a huge numbers game. I wrote…

#FridayFive: Five Ways Instagram Negatively Affects Your Mental Health

I spend too much time on Instagram. I know that, you know that, the majority of my Instagram followers know that. But if I doth protest about it so much, then why do I continuously scroll or watch Instagram stories? If I know that it does me more harm than…

Are You a Social Media Addict Like Me? Here Are 10 Signs to …

‘Hi, I’m Orlagh and I’m addicted to social media.’ ‘HI, ORLAGH!’ It’s hard to grow up in this generation and not have an account on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, need I go on? With the internet right at our fingertips every second of the day, free wifi available in most public areas and…