Category Archives: blogging

January Praise Post

  Oh January! So full of promise and time only to end up filled with stress and tiredness. What happened? I started off the month fully ahead and planned out, able to devote so much time to you guys here at CounterCultural. CounterCouture. And then suddenly I was out every night and filling up my… Read More

New Year Resolutions… Welcome 2016

Recently I’ve been spending a lot of time reading The Nectar Collective, to get me fired back up about blogging. Her Blogging, Business, + Life Goals for 2015 post has inspired me to revamp my resolutions for 2016. Instead of lumping everything together as one set of resolutions, I’m going to be separating them into Blogging Goals and Life Aims.… Read More

5 Tips for a Girl of Many Hats

At work, we have a phrase for someone covering multiple roles. They are known as being “double-hatted”. Though I only have the one role at work (despite almost becoming a stand-in PA), outside of work I often feel like I spend my time switching hats. Now, I love actual hats. Fedoras. Trilbies. Berets. Bowlers. I… Read More

CounterCultural? Huh?

A random picture of a fountain from my trip to Belgium…Just because… I first came across the term ‘countercultural’ during the Keswick Convention. I was probably 16 or 17 at the time- where did the time go?- but the phrase has stuck with me ever since. For me, it summed up everything about living as… Read More

Fools, Sermons and Reevaluations

I did something that has shocked me to my core this bank holiday weekend. I have not spent every waking moment pouring over CounterCultural. CounterCouture, writing posts, improving my media kit, checking my analytics or updating my social media. Instead I have taken time out to clean my room (new bed and carpet!) and read… Read More