I've been sat in the same spot, full of food and drink, for so long that my eyes are heavy and my bum hurts. I've still no idea how I want to begin this chapter. Or even what it is this chapter should be called. 'Small fish, big pond' was my first thought. That does… Continue reading Hello Stranger
It's Sunday again. The whole house smells of roast beef and I can't stop smiling. Sunday's are my favourite thing. This week's been a good'un. I've had a Cadbury creme egg with breakfast almost every day. It doesn't get much better than that. I didn't wake up until eleven on Monday morning. It's been what… Continue reading Brown paper packages tied up with string
I've been spending a joyful amount of time outdoors. I love this time of year, if not for the obvious reasons, just because I rediscover my spirit of adventure.
Surely not? Surely it can't be Sunday again. Not much has changed. I might have a job, but as long as I have to put the word might in that sentence I'm not getting carried away. My nose will not stop running. I've rediscovered the wonder of lip balm and my love for Avril Lavigne. I've also used 'deliveroo' for the… Continue reading Peri-Peri: A spice so nice it’s been named twice
This week, I almost gave up on Plan A, get a job in a primary school, all together. I've had my moody-face on. Somehow, I had managed to convince myself that every day spent out of work was a waste of life. I'd been searching for a job in teaching for just a month and a half… Continue reading Time isn’t wasted if you enjoyed wasting it
I'm sat at my desk, the sun has got its hat on, Passenger's album 'All the Little Lights' is whizzing 'round the record player and I'm making my way through a massive mug of tea. I can't contain my excitement: It's GAME OF THRONES DAY. Last week, I worked my first day in a school!… Continue reading Hip Hip Hip Hip Hooray
This week's been exhausting. In fact, if I'd tried to write this post a couple of days ago I'm sure I just would have grumbled about being tired and feeling anxious and about the gloomy weather forecast for the weekend.