Today, I’d like to do something a little different to the current writing challenge and spend some time giving a bit of love to my mum Barb. It’s actually her birthday today (so if you are reading this mum, have a superb day) and if you are reading this and aren’t my mum, why not… Read More A brief interruption from the daily challenges.
This is actually quite a timely challenge as i’ve just got my new backpack – i’m not really a handbag girl – but once i’ve listed what is in there, maybe you’ll see why I’m not able to be a handbag girl haha! Ok, quick edit. My backpack hasn’t arrived yet so have decided to… Read More Day 8 – What’s In Your Bag/Wallet
Prague and Amsterdam are the most recent, and even they were over 2 years ago. I’ll be honest, they were both amazing but for different reasons so I have decided to write about both in separate blogs. Prague – Czech Republic For my dad’s 65th birthday, we went to Prague (myself, the man and my… Read More share about a recent holiday
this will be tricky, do i do this as “things about humanity” or things about my friends? 1) the way people feel the need to stress…….. like its going to make any difference to the people lives, “i havent slept for a week while working on this project” basically means, you’ve been stressing and making… Read More 10 things which surprise you about people
This is a tough subject for me, I really don’t want to offend and one of the main pitfalls of any social media usage as far as I’m concerned is that no matter how softly you say something, how peacefully you want something to come across, people will always be offended by something or other.… Read More Sum up your beliefs in 1 page
I love to laugh, it really is one of the most brilliant ways to stay happy and to lift yourself out of a funk. I know it’s not easy but with laughter, fake it till you make it does actually work. If i’m ever down then I tend to use a variety of things… Read More Talk about 5 things that make you laugh out loud.
This really won’t take long as i’m one of the few people I know without any. It’s not as i’m against them per se but I know that something I love now, may not be the same in 10 years time and to be frank, I don’t want to get something tiny and then inevitably… Read More Talk about your tattoos and the meaning of them.
A friend of mine suggested this to me as a theme a few days/weeks ago and whilst it might not be the most “fun” theme i’ve tried to write about, it is most definitely close to home and something which I feel I should write about. My history of depression is quite a long one.… Read More My thoughts about Mental Health.
As part of my 40 for 40 list (and because it seemed like a good idea at the time) I added a challenge to run at least an half marathon before I turn 40. My epic brother did a marathon a few years back and in typical sibling fashion, anything he can do, I can… Read More A running update
My work offered us an incentive to join recently – I work with a lot of bus drivers who are obese…..it’s that kind of job, but I finally decided that I needed to do something. I’ve always felt like the fat one of the group, and I have spent so long hiding due to the… Read More Slimming world and how I find it…..