Police officer, arrest this imposter! I turn around, look about, quickly noticing that I'm the only one walking down this side street, suddenly realising that the voice I can hear so clearly, is actually my own voice screaming from inside of my head. There is no mob after me, no fingers pointing towards me, calling … Continue reading Hands up!
Friday, and this morning walking my minions to school, I saw many people wearing yellow. T-shirts, dresses, trousers. I carried a yellow handbag. All to mark the end of Mental Health Awareness Week. I've been extremely open in the last year about the struggles I have faced, the impact it has all had on my … Continue reading A little understanding..
Ah hello summer! It's near, in fact it could already be here, from what my pits so wonderfully tell me. Beach days, late nights, barely clothed. Minions off school; no alarm clocks, morning lay ins. Coffee in bed if the minions are taught well. Minions off school, sandwich lunches, hot sand on beautiful beaches which … Continue reading Summer, summertime!
I had an epiphany. While I rolled around my bed in a semi comatose state, fighting off whatever bug had decided to incapacitate me (during the holidays, thanks), wondering if I had the flu, appendicitis or worse, in a rare moment of clarity I realised I need to get my shit together. I'm not saying … Continue reading Eureka!
Let me tell you a secret. When you open your eyes in the morning and drag your weary body and aching soul out of bed, not ready to face the day ahead, taking it in your stride and doing it anyway, you are brave.
April. How did that happen? Ok, well I know how it happened, of course! But seriously, didn't it come about quick?! March has definitely been an interesting month, invigorating, full of love and exploration with shades of sadness at times. I wrote about what having a car meant to us, but what I didn't expect … Continue reading Health is relative.
If you ever needed to ask anyone for beauty tips or advice, I would not be the person you approached. I have never had the pleasure of applying thick black gloopy goop to my eyelashes, nor have I ever made the mistake of not knowing about the perfect shade and sported a slightly orange glow a … Continue reading Mirror, mirror!