How Dreams Can Change

When I was little, I wanted to be vet. Despite my obviously creative spark and ability to draw a hundred sketches of my family a day, the career I had planned for myself was to work with animals and why the heck not? I liked pets, vets seemed cool, and it was the one job…

Failure Leads to Success / Weird is Bankable

I got my results back for my Masters on Monday. The great news is that I can now say that I am a Master of Architecture (Professional), fully qualified to go and learn how to be an architect (wait, didn’t I already do that? Haha, nope. Three more years of professional work, dude. THREE MORE…

Easy Festive Treats

I have been feeling especially festive this year and have been baking up quick and easy  treats over the season to give out to people as gifts (and to nibble on, because, it’s Christmas ❤ ). As they turned out so well I thought I would share them with you, so you can do some…

10 Ways to Beat A Creative Block

The creative process is an incredibly fun one, but sometimes you’ll hit a point where you “just can’t even”. Those moments, creative blocks, are incredibly frustrating and sometimes you’ll just want to walk away and give up. But you can get through it!! Here are some tips that help me get through those moments and…

Weird, But Fun Weird

HELLOOOOOO!!! This week has been fun but bizarre. I don’t really know how to quantify it but I’ll just write down a list of weird, but happy moments: + Getting photographed for a university publication that is going to advertise postgrad study. I am going to be an example to everyone. Like, what?! Picture me,…

Thinking ‘Bout the Future

Recently I have found the thought of working on my thesis so exceptionally overwhelming that I’ve barely touched it. Any of it. I have been unmotivated, grumpy and just plain stressed. For the past couple of weeks I have been trying to pinpoint why all of a sudden I have lost my drive. I am…

Melbourne Y’all

Hello lovelies! So, Melbourne was exceptional and I miss it so much already, especially the food. I think I have some serious post-holiday blues going on judging from the amount of time I have spent sitting in my room watching Orphan Black and eating healthy-ish chocolate treats… Take me back!! The “serious” part of the…

Jurassic 5 Live To Mic Gig Review

Wednesday 8th April 2015 @ Shed 6, Wellington The crowd milled about in the awkward venue, chatting in anticipation. The room lights went off and the stage lights came crashing on with the flick of a beat from the two DJs and one by one the emcees lurched onto stage; lyrics spitting flawlessly. From the…

Thoughts During A Design Critique

At architecture school we have a long history of presenting our designs in front of panels of terrifying architects, tutors and students, using made up words that we don’t even understand. If you walked in on one you’d see a bunch of half dead zombies staring into space with a teary eyed students getting ripped…