Just Some Thoughts On:, pop culture, psychology, thoughts & opinion

I Took the Sorting Hat Quiz

Are you even a Harry Potter fan if you don't know what house you are in? Well yes because I am a fan and have been since I was seven years old but I only took the quiz today. I remember when Pottermore came out. I was really excited and I'm not sure what came… Continue reading I Took the Sorting Hat Quiz

health, Lifestyle, Reviews, thoughts & opinion, Wellbeing

Book Review: The Hormone Diaries by Hannah Witton

I had been really looking forward to this book coming out. For those of you who don't know, the Hormone Diaries: the Bloody Truth About Our Periods by Hannah Witton is a book about our lifelong hormone journey from puberty to menopause. Hannah Witton is a Youtuber, who makes videos about contraception, periods, body positivity,… Continue reading Book Review: The Hormone Diaries by Hannah Witton

Just Some Thoughts On:, psychology, student life, thoughts & opinion

What is Sociology?

A few months ago I wrote a post about the 5 most common questions I get asked as a psychology student. I get asked a lot of questions when I say I study psychology because everyone has heard of it. Sociology not so much. I only get asked one question, what is sociology? Sometimes people… Continue reading What is Sociology?

pop culture, Wellbeing

10 Lessons (with quotes) from Pop Culture for When You Need to be Your Own Hero.

Fun fact about me, I collect quotes. Those quotes come from books, poems, TV, movies, sometimes real people. When I hear one that clicks with me I write it in a notebook. Sometimes I draw it. It's probably not a surprise to you that I love words. It doesn't matter if the person saying them… Continue reading 10 Lessons (with quotes) from Pop Culture for When You Need to be Your Own Hero.

student life, thoughts & opinion, Wellbeing

Feeling Like You Have Failed is Not the Same as Failing.

While this article is aimed specifically at students, it is applicable to anyone who frequently feels like they are failing at something. Hey we've all been there! On the 17th of June 2019 at 8 am, I received the results of my third-year exams and I passed everything. The night before in my mind I… Continue reading Feeling Like You Have Failed is Not the Same as Failing.

Just Some Thoughts On:, pop culture, psychology, thoughts & opinion

In Our Veins: A Nature vs Nurture Story

Last year I heard the Irish rugby player Paul O'Connell speak at a Youth event. He spoke about his success and the assumption that he was just naturally talented. He credits his success to his practice teamwork and commitment to his sport, not natural ability. One of the most prevalent assumptions I hear is that… Continue reading In Our Veins: A Nature vs Nurture Story