I first heard about veganism many years ago, when I found Freelee the Banana Girl's videos on YouTube (see my post on her here.) After that, I started researching the web and this speech by Gary Yourofsky really hit the message home. This video is really graphic in parts so take discretion when you watch … Continue reading Why I Stopped Eating Meat: Gary Yourofsky & The Best Speech You Will Ever Hear
Katrina Smith-Jackson is the talented writer and producer of Shrink TV, a six-part web drama on the topic of mental health. This dynamic web series follows cognitive behaviour therapist Natasha Charlton, as she battles her own fight with depression and the pain of her past, whilst dealing with the emotional impact of the intertwining lives of her clients. Here's the … Continue reading Battling Depression – Shrink TV
Ever feel like you're just going through the motions? Tired of feeling like just another pair of legs running on the hamster wheel of life? Do you find yourself constantly repeating the same old patterns and behaviours, yet are still stuck with a deep longing that 'there must be more to life than this?' With all that's going … Continue reading Without Somebody to Fight For, What’s Your Life For?
This post embodies all that I believe in deep down and reflects what I aim to achieve through my life and through this blog. To encourage others to take action to fight for those who can't fight for themselves. To look after and love one another and to have compassion on vulnerable, innocent children who are too … Continue reading Why is No One Fighting for Me, She Cries?
Having spent the last 7 weeks training for my fight, it has made me think about my Christian journey too. I would say being a boxer is a good comparison to being a Christian. God has called us all to 'fight the good fight of faith' and to 'persevere until the end.' If we are … Continue reading How is Boxing like Christianity & Why I Got in the Ring for Charity