DDQ’s Christmas Gift Guide 2020

With what a shite year that 2020 has been, what better way to end the year than to have a banging Christmas?! Of course, Christmas is all about spending time with loved ones and having fun but that’s not to say that presents don’t enhance the whole experience. Who doesn’t love a gift?! Here you’llContinue reading “DDQ’s Christmas Gift Guide 2020”

A Serious Reality Check

Hey guys, Well hasn’t this been a while. I’ve not really paid much attention to this blog with having so much going on. I started DDQ Apparel, moved houses, got myself a maaaaaan and I’m planning for the future. With the future comes discussions and sometimes it’s hard discussions. Something I have had to emotionallyContinue reading “A Serious Reality Check”

2019 – Thanks but No Thanks.

I’ve only gone and bloody made it! A whole year of up’s and downs and I’m still here to live to tell the tale of a basic bitches “New Year, New Me’. 2019 has been the year I learnt a lot about myself, I’ve experienced issues with body confidence, lost friends, felt my heart breakContinue reading “2019 – Thanks but No Thanks.”

My Thrupenny Bits – Part 2

Hey guys, I’m starting to get into this vlogging malarkey but will always find time to write, thats my true passion. I’ve finally got around to filiming stages one, two and three of the MYA Cosmetic Surgery journey. This includes the first inital consultation, the meeting with the surgeon and the pre operative appointment. I’veContinue reading “My Thrupenny Bits – Part 2”

The Desperation for Happiness

Here we are, back to square one. Only this time, the anxiety has faded and the voices of not being good enough have returned. I’ve sort of come to terms with the fact that this is me set for life, the amazing ups and the unbearable lows. That’s just how I’m supposed to live lifeContinue reading “The Desperation for Happiness”

How to be an Ally: A personal connection

I figured it would be quite apt for me to write this post, as Manchester Pride has just passed (May I just point out I wrote this post whilst I was in Dubai, about a month ago. Oops.) I should have wrote this before hand but never got the time, hey ho all that mattersContinue reading “How to be an Ally: A personal connection”

Let’s talk about my ‘Brad Pitts’…

Hey guys! As you may have noticed these blog posts aren’t going to be regular, they’re going to be shared as and when I feel like posting. Like I’ve said before, this is my diary and I’m choosing to share the parts of it that can be publicised. Others cannot, as if you know meContinue reading “Let’s talk about my ‘Brad Pitts’…”

An open letter…

This weeks post is a little out of the ordinary. The topic this week is mental health, something I am very familiar with and struggle with daily. However, sat here writing this I feel positive. I’m in Dubai, working and exploring on my days off so life at the moment is great. Unfortunately, life can’tContinue reading “An open letter…”

She remembered who she was, and the game changed.

I hate quotes. I hate those people on Instagram that post quotes that somehow mean nothing to them, especially those random ones that were supposedly said by Marilyn Monroe. Yet here I am, sharing a quote as the first post of my new blog. Crazy huh?! Guess you could now say I’m one of thoseContinue reading “She remembered who she was, and the game changed.”