#Dreams

Did The Rolling Stones Make Me Do It?

Hannah Summers | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Summers

Where were you in March 2016? My husband and I were in Mexico City, being dazzled and inspired by The Rolling Stones! Photo by Author. My husban...

When Dreams Are Supplanted By Nightmares, Health Flies Out The Window

Rob Atkinson | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK
Rob Atkinson

I read a thoughtful and persuasive article the other day, headlined "Nobody dreams of being homeless". It was about aspiration versus reality; the thi...

The Dream As A Side Hobby

Louise Lawless | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Louise Lawless

Selling out - we all enter college hoping to change the world. By Christmas of final year, we all have traineeships in big firms. At what point, did we sell out? Did we realise we sold out? Is this even selling out or is just looking out for yourself?

Inherit Something New

Stephen Bailey | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

I was reading the Independent at the turn of 2017. I thought to myself, as I do every year new year, new me and so I decided that I had to broaden wha...

To Survive The Future, We Should Look To Art From The Past

Rosie Leizrowice | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Rosie Leizrowice

It's not easy to pin down exactly what art is. The dictionary defines it as the display application and expression of skill. Plato called it the imita...

Chronic Illness And Christmas

Chloe Print-Lambert | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Chloe Print-Lambert

As we enter the month of December there is a buzz of festive activity almost everywhere you turn. From twinkling lights to late night shopping, carol ...

I F*cking Love It...

Brad Frankel | Posted 13.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Brad Frankel

I started travelling properly when I was about 18 and was never able to stop, people would always tell me to settle down, stay still, stay in a job, stay HERE, but I didn't want to. I still had my call to adventure, I still needed to go out there and find what it was I wanted to do, what my purpose was

Christmas Pudding Biscuits

Miranda Gore Browne | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Miranda Gore Browne

There's a chill in the air and the decorations are going up. It's the time of year for cosy log fires, mulled wine, time for friends and family, an ab...

I Followed Loads Of New Celebs On Twitter And Then Dreamt They Were In An Orgy

Lisa Ives | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Ives

Needless to say some of those people I started following on Twitter made an appearance. In my dream I didn't seem the slightest bit surprised to find them all at an orgy, I must say here that NO FLESH was bared.

The Pillow Case War

Bradley Rand Smith | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK
Bradley Rand Smith

This was the dream: Gaza, the West Bank. Today. A wedding is being planned between two young lovers, their families excited and exhausted as the gr...

Kickstarting A Dream Into Reality - The Highs And Lows

Louis McIntosh | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK
Louis McIntosh

We all have good ideas or dreams whereby we can progress financially, spiritually, morally etc....but we don't necessarily act on them. Why not? Well,...

What Your Weird Dreams Really Mean

The Huffington Post | Georgia James | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The reason we dream is a mystery that has long baffled scientists. Some researchers believe that dreaming is part of the process of encoding memories;...

6 Things Kids Get That Parents Can Only Dream Of

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Parents

When you think back to your own childhood, hopefully you remember it as a magical time, a time free of responsibilities and worries when your imaginat...

What It Takes To Achieve A Childhood Dream

By Shihab S Joi | Jackie Gallego | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

What did you dream about last night? Chances are, it blurred the instant the alarm went off, and by the time you’d grabbed your toast and keys, your...

How I Overcame Paralysis And Hitting Rock Bottom

Charlotte Elizabeth | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Elizabeth

Today I live to know the secret to what I wish I had known before, that we cannot stop our fears from happening, but we can learn to live beyond our fears, to use them as our greatest catalyst and to fight each day for our fears fear - our dreams.

Dreaming up a Good Nightlife

Sonja Lewis | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sonja Lewis

Feeling groggy and hung-over one morning recently -- though I had not had a drink for days, nor consumed sugar or refined carbs -- I remarked to my hu...

It's OK to Fail

Luke Cameron | Posted 19.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Luke Cameron

We are conditioned into thinking that success is good and failure is bad. But the truth of the matter is, that failure isn't bad - it's actually a very good thing. It is through failing that we learn and grow; we understand our limitations, our true ambitions and our inner most desires.

The Big Cats of the Conscious and Subconscious Mind

Laura De Stefano | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Laura De Stefano

Two years ago when I first started my Believe mental health blog, I posted some random thoughts about recurring dreams I had and how I'd learned to un...

Seven Steps to Making New Year's Resolutions That Will Come True

Emma Fulu | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Fulu

It was my birthday last Thursday. Having a birthday on New Year's Eve has its pros and cons. There is always a party on, but rarely is anyone available for a birthday celebration, and all the restaurants are inevitably booked out.

Why Do We Dream?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

From teeth falling out to flying, we all wake up remembering our dreams from time to time. But why do we have these thoughts while we sleep in the ...

A Letter to My Younger Self

Jasmine Luby Barrow | Posted 13.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Jasmine Luby Barrow

Yes, I'm aware that you won't listen, you want to be confident, educated and independent. I am not asking you to corrupt your dreams, just to look around and find time to enjoy the journey.

When Is It a Good Time to Give Up on Your Dreams?

Chloe Bevan | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Bevan

This may seem like a very simple question but the answer doesn't feel all that simple at all to answer. Now, that I am in my twenties, the pressure of life seems all the more real and being financial stable is all the more important.

A Sleepless Globe: The Cost of Losing our Dreams

Professor Richard Wiseman | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Professor Richard Wiseman

Travel, exploration and being more connected are a global dream experienced and sought after by many. We all have dreams, things we want to achieve and do in life - but the dreams we consider least, in today's world, are those that happen every night.

Be True to Your Dreams

Sara Meredith | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Sara Meredith

Yet I so wish I could go back to that scared 14 year old girl and to tell her to own her dreams. To not care what others may believe to be unrealistic, to know that her hopes were within her reach.

10 Of The Most Common Dreams And What They (Apparently) Mean

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you've recently woken up in a cold sweat because you dreamt your teeth fell out then you're definitely not alone. From being chased to getting ...