Portrait of a Cow

Thursday, 1 September 2022 published by Resurgence & Ecologist

This feature was published in the Sep/Oct 2022 issue of Resurgence & Ecologist magazine.

Andrea Arnold’s documentary Cow prompts a deeper look into the dairy industry.

‘Morning Sickness’ trivialises pure hell of pregnancy sickness

Thursday, 31 March 2022 published by Grazia

I suffered from pregnancy sickness in both of my pregnancies. When I was lying under my duvet, tasting bile, I swore that when I felt better, I would work to get rid of the phrase ‘morning sickness’. I’ve founded the ‘Not Morning Sickness’ campaign, together with journalist and campaigner Charlotte Howden, to call an end to this farrago. We’re asking people to stop saying ‘morning sickness’ and to call it ‘pregnancy sickness’ instead.

The term ‘Morning Sickness’ trivialises women’s suffering

Friday, 22 October 2021 published by Independent

During both of my pregnancies I spent months feeling seriously unwell, day and night. Pregnancy sickness can be debilitating and depressing. Calling it ‘morning sickness’ is inaccurate and misleads those around us to think of the condition as a minor inconvenience.

Zero-Waste Warriors

Wednesday, 6 May 2020 published by the Guardian

From making their own toothpaste to foraging locally for edible plants, more and more people are learning to cut the amount of rubbish they throw out. Here’s how they do it.