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You've made it to Pawlean's Vault. This is where you will find all the posts ever written by me throughout the years. You can find posts based on topic, month or year.

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📅 January 1st 2018 //


Can you picture where you’ll be in a year? Imagine 2018.

📅 January 10th 2018 //

Tea + Cake with Tahira

Featuring Tahira Resalat this month for the launch 🚀 of “Inspiring Figures” – a column of people you should know about.

📅 January 17th 2018 //

Starting a Blog

My take on the how’s and why’s on starting a blog ✏️

📅 January 24th 2018 //

Cultivating Confidence

Sharing some stories on self-confidence 🌼

📅 January 31st 2018 //

January, For Me

A look back at the first 31 days of the year! ⚡️

📅 February 6th 2018 //

Making sales less of a headache 🧐

Put your hands up if the excess sales and browsing different shops give you a headache? 🙋🏻‍♀️ I feel you.

📅 February 17th 2018 //

Yup, turns out that
I can be both.

A few thoughts from a conversation and a DM on being a rocking princess “fit” chick.

📅 February 25th 2018 //

Making time

One thing I hear from people is that they “just don’t have time” to work out in the week, but there are things that you can do to make time for your health! 💙

📅 February 28th 2018 //

February, For Me

So before we dive into a fresh new spring (supposedly) month, let’s look back at the last 28 days 💖

📅 March 5th 2018 //


Code First: Girls hosted their second Northern Conference (#CFGNConf18) at PwC in Manchester last week. Here’s what I took away from the conference as well as what I hope I gave back ✨

📅 March 16th 2018 //

Organising #HackMed18

Sharing everything I learnt organising #HackMed18 – a medically focused hackathon that aims to solve problems related to humanity’s elementary need, health.

📅 March 21st 2018 //

A Cherry on Top

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features powerlifting badass Cherry Yeung.

📅 March 30th 2018 //

March, For Me

This #MindfulMarch, I continued being a full-time Powerhouse, obsessed over my health data and practised gratitude every single day. 🌻

📅 April 4th 2018 //

Paying it Forward

Being involved with the Code First: Girls community opened up so many opportunities to me from scoring a Web Developer job to boosting my confidence in STEM and beyond 🚀

📅 April 8th 2018 //

Persistence #inspireWIT 💜

I had the fantastic opportunity to give a talk at the inspireWIT conference this year, on the power of persistence in my journey so far. It was such an honour! ✨

📅 April 16th 2018 //

Health & Wellness Edition

Sharing my favourite health and wellness apps that helps me stay on track and keep a record of my health data. 💉

📅 April 29th 2018 //

April, For Me

Looking back at the month of April’s achievements, lowlights, obsessions and favourites! 💫

📅 May 5th 2018 //

Ctrl-C, Ctrl-V

🖱Right click, copy. Click, right click, paste. Discussing thoughts on imitation, copying, stealing creative work to inspiration and vision.

📅 May 12th 2018 //

Taking up space

This week I attended the Tab’s Future 100 event at J.P Morgan in London, here’s what I took away!

📅 May 19th 2018 //

Shes a creative

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the creative, Bolu Bello.

📅 May 25th 2018 //

Suns out, Cams out

A week summary post on spending sunnier days at Ladybower Reservoir, exploring Leeds and thoughts on the upcoming months – including moving out! 😱

📅 May 31st 2018 //

May, For Me

This May, I spent most of my time grinding to the end of my degree, working on optimising my health, watering my creativity and playing with new tech whilst enjoying the sunshine!

📅 June 3rd 2018 //


I attended my first ever blogger event over the weekend for the launch of 200 degrees coffee shop in Sheffield. ☕️

📅 June 9th 2018 //

4 out of 4

A reflection of my final year as an undergrad detailing my experience, things I learnt and the exciting future ahead. #shefunilife

📅 June 14th 2018 //

#girlboss: Naomi Thomas

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the techie entrepreneur, Naomi Thomas.

📅 June 24th 2018 //

Paw turns 22 🐾🎈🍰

Today I turn another year older, hopefully with that a lot wiser too! I’m quickly reflecting on my achievements of a year of being 21 and looking ahead onto 22! 🐾

📅 June 30th 2018 //

June, For Me

Read about what I got up to this month from my trip away, finishing university and turning 22!

📅 July 7th 2018 //

#Explaw🐾-ing Málaga

Sharing the awesome highlights as well as the unexpected bumps during mine and Matt’s trip to Málaga!

📅 July 13th 2018 //


It’s been two weeks since I started the new chapter of my life and it’s not been as smooth as I expected. But when there’s a will, there’s a way…

📅 July 17th 2018 //

Chat with Maria

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the incredible entrepreneur Maria Kritikos, founder of LWL network.

📅 July 21st 2018 //

Grit, Adversity and University

Last week, I graduated from the University of Sheffield with a BSc (Hons) degree in Biomedical Sciences. And just like that my academic life has come to a close!

📅 July 31st 2018 //

July, For Me

July has been a month of change and the main thing I’ve been doing is adjusting to a new city, job and life! This is how the hottest month of the year was, for me. ✨

📅 August 6th 2018 //

4 years as Pawlean

My blog turns 4 years old today 🎂 So I’m looking back at how and why I started, how the digital world has changed and the core values of Pawlean.

📅 August 13th 2018 //

Tech Talk with Tara

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the very talented Tara, a full-stack developer in the start-up scene.

📅 August 20th 2018 //

Creating a better me

When I truly prioritised myself starting with my physical and mental health… everything changed – beyond seeing an ab or two! Here is #PawGainz, 2 years on.

📅 August 26th 2018 //

Vlogging @ TUoS

Sharing my recent vlogging-venture with the University of Sheffield and previous projects. Wishing all students joining this Sept the very best! 🌟

📅 August 31st 2018 //

August, For Me

August celebrated a lot of anniversaries from #4YearsofPaw, 2 years of creating a better me and another year of implementing this blog column monthly!

📅 September 8th 2018 //

Rising together w/ Natalie

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the incredible Natalie Franke, founder of the Rising Tide Society.

📅 September 15th 2018 //

A New Chapter

Hitting the pause button to reflect on the last 2 weeks of my induction for my new role at BT / EE.

📅 September 22nd 2018 //

Live a Rich Life, the Cheap Way!

Collaborating with Earnest; a technology-enabled FinTech lender on ways you can start keeping more money every month! 💰

📅 September 29th 2018 //

September, For Me

September has been the month of being constantly on-the-go, adjusting to a new working environment and remembering my why. 💕

📅 October 5th 2018 //


A portrait collection of markers and creators by Ness Labs. Sharing my thoughts on why this project was important to me and Little Paw. 🐾

📅 October 13th 2018 //

Decoding my Strengths

The first step to Personal Development is understanding where you are right now, I use Myers Briggs Test and the Strengths Profile with this! Here are my findings. 💭

📅 October 20th 2018 //

Designing with David

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the incredible David da Silva, product designer with the love of making art with code.

📅 October 30th 2018 //

October, For Me

October has been the month of self-awareness, honesty, recognition and exploration. ✨

📅 November 9th 2018 //

A Year Of Public Speaking

Reflecting on my ✨achievement unlocked: can speak in public without breaking down ✨ Sharing some advice from a year of speaking.

📅 November 15th 2018 //


A personal post about life recently and how looking on the bright side is healing. ❤️

📅 November 19th 2018 //

Be Fit Mentally w/ Aimee

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features the incredible Aimee Browes, founder of the Happiness Bootcamp and Personal Trainer.

📅 November 25th 2018 //

Building an online presence

On Saturday, I gave a workshop on how to up your online presence to secure opportunities at the Northern Power Futures event in Manchester. This is what I covered ✨

📅 November 30th 2018 //

November, For Me

November has been a tough one. But taught me a hell lot of things 🙌🏼

📅 December 3rd 2018 //

Grow from your STEM 🌱

I was invited to speak at a cross-governmental event on my STEM career, here’s a quick summary of what I took away and gave back. 🌟

📅 December 12th 2018 //

Yeah, Girls Code.

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features techie Nathalia Rus.

📅 December 21st 2018 //

5 Things I have learnt in 2018

With 2018 quickly coming to an end, I wanted to share five life lessons I learnt in 2018.

📅 December 27th 2018 //

December, For Me

Let’s not forget December – here’s a quick look back of the final month of the year ❄️