Every school holiday I promise myself that I won’t plan too much in – and every time I plan too much in. Last week was no exception but they were all fun things involving various friends who we don’t often get to see during term time. I was really looking forward to it, even if … Continue reading When Half Term Doesn’t Go To Plan (Featuring The Tiger Who Came To Tea).
It was 10 o’clock in the morning but the sun had yet to fight its way through the thick, dark cloud. As I wandered the now Christmas-free flat in the dull half light I caught myself humming a rather maudlin tune. After a few seconds I realised it was 'I Guess That’s Why They Call … Continue reading Five Ways I Beat The January Blues.
I know it’s silly to attach significance to inanimate objects but I’ve been looking at our old boiler for the past week, knowing its days were numbered, and couldn’t help the small pang of...something. When I first moved in, it was just me; still slightly terrified I now had a mortgage (my dad told me … Continue reading Out with the old and in with the new (boiler).