Photo by Baylee Gramling on Unsplash

Not to get married


Photo by Dương Hữu on Unsplash

I met a guy who was perfect on paper, but there was one vital ingredient missing: love.


Photo by Harli Marten on Unsplash

After 14 years of friendship, I think it’s time to end it. The question is whether I should just let things slip away quietly or “consciously defriend” my once bestie.


If my older self could tell my younger self what signs to look out for, she’d tell me this . . .

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash


Photo by Rowan Chestnut on Unsplash

When I told friends and family that I wanted to become a vegetarian, they were happy for me. None of them doubted me, or told me how delicious meat was and how badly I’d be missing out by not eating it. When I told them about not wanting children, the reaction was very different


Photo by Huha Inc. on Unsplash

There is so much societal pressure to be a certain size and shape. But is becoming obsessed with calories or restricting the foods you eat really a healthier way to live?


Photo by Japheth Mast on Unsplash

After knee surgery I wasn’t able to have a shower, let alone shave my legs. Six months on and there’s no going back…

Why I started shaving in the first place

El Adams

Reader of books, writer of articles, fan of dog videos and mountains :)

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store