Friday Favourites

Friday Favourite: Mel

Hello and welcome back for another Friday Favourite! It’s Good Friday and so let’s make today a good Friday for Mel.

Mel’s blogging career started with a lot of questions as to whether or not it was the right thing for her to do, and honestly I am so glad she decided to start, otherwise I would never have had the pleasure of talking to her! Aged 28 and from Newcastle, Mel is a self-confessed lover of Harry Potter, gin, and the band Queen – 3 of my favourite things! Her blog, Little Miss Mel, is divided into 4 categories – Beauty, Life, Style, and Places, and I love how easy it is to find exactly what you’re looking for on her blog!

Mel’s Instagram feed is honestly #goals. If you don’t already follow her there, you should click the link below and check it out – would definitely recommend! Aside from being an awesome blogger, instagramer and everything else, Mel is so lovely to talk to and I’m so happy whenever I see her pop up in my messages or on my timeline.

Of her more recent posts, What Is A Bikini Body Anyway? is my absolute favourite. As you may have guessed from the title, Mel discusses the media’s portrayal of the perfect bikini body, and she reflects on why this is damaging to women of any age worldwide.

We aren’t the problem, media and society are. We are all different and that should be embraced rather than something to make us feel bad. Our bodies are all different, we are all going through different things in our lives.

I’ve quoted the above directly from her post, as I simply couldn’t agree more with it. Since when did anyone else have the right to judge us based solely on numbers on scales, or those little numbers stitched onto the labels of our clothes?

Another post of Mel’s that I loved reading was The Autumn Tag. I love tags, they give us as followers a chance to get to know the person sitting at the desk, typing the posts we read. Since Autumn is my favourite season, I thoroughly enjoyed reading this post and found myself saying “Me too!” to a lot of her thoughts. Also, the photos are amazing.

So, as always, if you don’t already follow Mel, feel free to click on the links below and check her out for yourself!

Twitter          Blog          Instagram          Bloglovin          Pinterest

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9 thoughts on “Friday Favourite: Mel

  1. I love Mel! Especially the post of yours in which you have referenced about bikini bodies! It spoke to me so much x

  2. What a great idea for a post! Love that you’re supporting other bloggers and celebrating them! Absolutely adore Mel and you’re right, her Insta is pure goals!

  3. This is a lovely post idea! Such a great way of sharing new blogs with your readers, I’m off to check out Mel’s blog!

    Kirsty | The Monday Project | themondayproject.co.uk

  4. I haven’t read much of Mel’s stuff but I’m heading over just now because I love the sound of that bikini body post! Thanks so sharing.
    Claire xo

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