So many people talk about the calm before the storm. Some use hindsight as a way to pinpoint the exact turning point; the point at which everything went wrong. Some get that gut feeling which tells them that it’s just too good to be true, and they find themselves anticipating the hurdle. For me, that… Continue reading The Storm that follows The Calm
That’s what I feel like this morning. One of those got-it-all-together mums that so many of us strive to be, and yet so few of us ever really achieve. I am bad with mornings. I am not a morning person whatsoever. It takes me at least an hour to wake up enough to function properly,… Continue reading One Of Those Got-It-All-Together Mums
Woop! Finished work at 6pm this evening, and now I have 9 days of leisure. Well, I say leisure…I still have a toddler to look after, housework to do, and a lot of work to do for this blog. I sure am looking forward to the next few days though. It’s my birthday on Monday,… Continue reading 9 Days of Leisure!
When you start writing, you are invariably always given the advice ‘write what you know’. If you are stuck for inspiration, you should write about something you have done or experienced; some gadget that you love; some place you have been, etc etc etc. Is this good advice? Well yes, generally it is. It makes… Continue reading Write What You Know: The Trap
I actually quite like lemons, but let’s pretend that, for the sake of this entry, I don’t. After all, everyone likes a good metaphor right? [insert disagreement here]. This evening, me and my partner went out. We went out alone, without a child, on a Saturday night. We rarely have nights out on our own… Continue reading When Life Gives You Lemons…
This is The year. That’s what everyone says at the beginning of a new year isn’t it? Well, this year really will be The year. The year for happiness and health; the year for new experiences and new friendships. I already have so much lined up in comparison to last year, that for once I… Continue reading This is The Year
There comes a time (or many) for everyone where they just think what the hell am I doing with my life?!