We’re all victims of anxiety at one point or another. The good news is that there are steps we can take to loosen its grip on us – like meditation and mindfulness or simply shifting to happy thoughts. Conveniently, there are podcasts out there to guide and help us develop habits that have been proven to get […]
About Laura Baxendale
I am Laura, a mid-twenty-something woman with a mild obsession with listening to podcasts. When I don't have my headphones glued to my ears I enjoy running, fashion and spending time with my friends.
Oh! Almost forgot, I am also addicted to green tea and Harry Potter.
Entries by Laura Baxendale
Haven’t got the time to read the paper or watch the news? To all the news junkies who need to get their news fix every day (or every hour) but don’t get the break, I have both good and bad news for you. The bad news – you’re right, we live in a busy world. […]
You’ll never know how much spare time you’ve had until you become a mother. Looking back you’d probably say to yourself, “and I thought I was ‘busy’ then.” You had no idea how that word could have degrees and how it could stretch itself out into unimaginable dimensions; it literally defines every minute of your […]
We understand that women’s time is so precious. Some of us would have to juggle too many roles in a day! Our hectic lives sometimes deprive us of our much needed relaxation and leisure time. When we do have time for leisure we wanna make sure that it’s really worth every minute of it. I […]
Did you know that more Americans are aware what a podcast is than who the Vice President is? Well, this comes as no surprise given the fact that there are more than 550,000 podcast shows worldwide. To date, there are almost 19 million episodes and counting. With more than half a million active podcast shows […]
Now more than ever, it’s acceptable to be a tech geek. It’s preferable, really. Being proficient with the latest gadgets and software will give you the edge both at work and in day-to-day tasks. In order for my relatives to stop saying “Get off that computer” and for me to earn the title “The Computer […]
Who doesn’t love road trips? Whether with family or friends, it’s a great way to unwind and relax. Everyone needs that break from the drudgery of everyday life. It is an exciting time and a most-needed chance for a change of environment. Now, you’ve exhausted the playlists on your phone, and everyone’s not really in […]
Whether you’ve just been bitten by the running bug or doing it for a while now, you know running could be boring sometimes. Let’s get real. It gets harder to keep going after some time. What you need is either a good distraction to keep your mind off the miles, or something motivational to give […]
For all history lovers out there, here are my top history podcasts. 1. Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History Carlin’s podcast is pretty different from the tedious lessons you might have received back in high school history class. Just like the name suggests Carlin approaches historical narratives in a way that is incredibly foreign to most history […]
Do you enjoy listening to music? I sure do, as much as podcasts. I also love to discuss music with my friends. But when my friends aren’t around, I go to my favorite music podcasts. 1. Disgraceland If you’re into mystery, crime stories and conspiracy theories then you should listen to Disgraceland. Hosted by Jake Brennan, […]