Are you an Alexa in your relationships?

“I need to talk to you.” “You’re such a good listener!” “It reminds me of a time that this happened to me!” “Speaking of which, this happened to me today...” “That’s cool... I need to tell you about my day, though.” “Sorry I haven’t replied for a few days, but you’ll never guess what’s just... Continue Reading →

It’s Time to Cancel Cancel Culture

When I was at secondary school, social media was just taking off. Everyone had a MySpace, a Bebo and Piczo account. We weren’t really taught much about them because the technology was so new that even our teachers were a bit clueless about it all. We didn’t know what online grooming was, that chat rooms... Continue Reading →

Happiness Is… FaceTime

I know sometimes I go off on a rant about technology and social media, particularly when talking about topics like Twitter negativity and the effect of digitally altered images on self esteem, but for this week’s Happiness Is post I am going to shout about one part of technology from the rooftops - FaceTime. Coming... Continue Reading →

Happiness Is… making online connections

  Sometimes I feel like the internet gets a bad reputation. Sometimes I am someone who fuels that bad reputation. Sure, there are many pitfalls to the online world - trolling, identity fraud, people becoming famous for stupid things, unwanted adverts trying to make us think we need unnecessary things like diet shakes, a vanity... Continue Reading →

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