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?
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?
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
Props to Noah and the Whale (yes that old band) for the title of this one. I am currently sitting in the airport in Las Vegas listening to L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N by Noah and the Whale. Why is this worth blogging about you ask? Well let me just tell you about the last couple of days…. I woke… Continue reading LIFE GOES ON
I know this quote ends with a negative (and the person that this post is about will inform me of that herself) but today I was reminded of just how brilliant my friends are. Having had a shitty day at work and texting my colleague to say “It’s going to be me crying today” she… Continue reading With friends like these…
I am dyslexic, she says for the millionth time. I have decided that it is important for me to clear up a few things about what dyslexia can be like, and honestly, this is personal, because it is different for everyone. I was assessed as dyslexic at University and so I would be seen as… Continue reading Dyslexia – a note to everyone
I am not a medical expert and this is therefore just an opinion piece. I am thankful to say that Roaccutane changed my life. It changed my life for the better. I spent 6 months (I think) on Roaccutane aged about 17 and it was life changing. As a teenager I always had bad skin.… Continue reading Roaccutane