Friends

I have written a lot about my friends and honest to god there are so many times when I have been ever so thankful that I have such a wonderful group of humans around me every day. Recently its been really really tough, but today I got a call from one of my best friends.… Continue reading Friends

Restart!

So the summer holidays got away and I am now back at work. We had two days worth of CPD and then the boarders came back on Tuesday night. Unfortunately I didn’t have the best start as I ended up having an adverse reaction to some antibiotics on Tuesday night and missed 30 minutes of… Continue reading Restart!

Am I an adult now?

The funny thing about being 23 is whether I am actually an adult or not…. at points I solidly think I have managed it.¬†At the end of the day, I work a full time job where I am responsible for many young people and attempt to guide them into good life decisions (easier said than… Continue reading Am I an adult now?

Everything happens for a reason

but there doesn’t need to be a reason for doing everything. After a bit of a shitty week and a half I have come to an absolutely eye opening conclusion for me. Not everything I do as a young person has to have a reason, or an end game, I can do it to simply… Continue reading Everything happens for a reason

What do you do over 7 weeks of holiday?

One amazing thing about working in a school is the holiday time. This is supplemented when you work in a boarding school and at random points in the holiday you get an extra week, summer holiday being one of these holidays. So having been in San Diego for a week before school even finished I… Continue reading What do you do over 7 weeks of holiday?

Why can I hear seagulls at 4am when I’m in the middle of a city?

I can’t sleep. It’s 4am in England, I’ve had a busy day and yet I cannot sleep. I’ve put my phone away, I’ve tried everything, yet hello 4am we meet again. I haven’t really slept properly since I returned from sunny San Diego. I’m not sure why and it’s bugging me because sleep and I… Continue reading Why can I hear seagulls at 4am when I’m in the middle of a city?

3 years later and I finally made it

Today is the anniversary of an absolutely amazing day in my life. Graduation Day. This day is the culmination of at least three years of hard work for a whole degrees worth of people, and longer for some. Graduation is the day when everyone gives you a big pat on the back and says congratulations.… Continue reading 3 years later and I finally made it