Archives

Welcome to the dusty Pawlean archives! Here, you will find all of my posts that I have written throughout the years. You can find posts based on topic, month or year.

Topics

Imagine

January 1st 2018

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

Tea & Cake with Tahira

January 10th 2018

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

Starting a Blog

January 17th 2018

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

Cultivating Confidence

January 24th 2018

Sharing some stories on self-confidence 🌼

January, For Me

January 31st 2018

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

Making sales less of a headache 🧐

February 6th 2018

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

Matt on Minimalism

February 11th 2018

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Minimalist Matt Burman.

Yup, turns out that
I can be both.

February 17th 2018

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

Making time

February 25th 2018

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, For Me

February 28th 2018

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

#CFGNConf18

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 ✨

Organising #HackMed18

March 16th 2018

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

A Cherry on Top

March 21st 2018

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

March, For Me

March 30th 2018

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

Paying it Forward

April 4th 2018

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 🚀

Persistence #inspireWIT 💜

April 8th 2018

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! ✨

📱Apps:
Health & Wellness Edition

April 16th 2018

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

April, For Me

April 29th 2018

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

Ctrl-C, Ctrl-V

May 5th 2018

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

Taking up space

May 12th 2018

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

She’s a creative

May 19th 2018

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

Suns out, Cams out

May 25th 2018

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

May, For Me

May 31st 2018

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!

200°

June 3rd 2018

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

4 out of 4

June 9th 2018

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

#girlboss: Naomi Thomas

June 14th 2018

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

Paw turns 22 🐾🎈🍰

June 24th 2018

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, For Me

June 30th 2018

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

#Explaw🐾-ing Málaga

July 7th 2018

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

Moving

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…

Chat with Maria

July 17th 2018

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

Grit, Adversity and University

July 21st 2018

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, For Me

July 31st 2018

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. ✨

4 years as Pawlean

August 6th 2018

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.

Tech Talk with Tara

August 13th 2018

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.

Creating a better me

August 20th 2018

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.

Vlogging @ TUoS

August 26th 2018

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

August, For Me

August 31st 2018

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

Rising together w/ Natalie

September 8th 2018

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

A New Chapter

September 15th 2018

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

Live a Rich Life, the Cheap Way!

September 22nd 2018

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

September, For Me

September 29th 2018

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

#Diversity30

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. 🐾

Decoding my Strengths

October 13th 2018

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. 💭

Designing with David

October 20th 2018

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.

Matt does my makeup

October 23rd 2018

…and he did it well. ish. #Mattline finally take on the “my boyfriend does my makeup” tag. How well did he do?

October, For Me

October 30th 2018

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

A Year Of Public Speaking

November 9th 2018

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

Papa

November 15th 2018

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

Be Fit Mentally w/ Aimee

November 19th 2018

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.

Building an online presence

November 25th 2018

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, For Me

November 30th 2018

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

Grow from your STEM 🌱

December 3rd 2018

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. 🌟

Yeah, Girls Code.

December 12th 2018

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

5 Things I have learnt in 2018

December 21st 2018

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

December, For Me

December 27th 2018

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