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

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?

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

With friends like these…

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…

Broken Ankle – The rest of the story, I warn you, it gets gory

The next morning Mum and I popped over to the N&N to sort out the mess that was my ankle. After a trip through A&E and into Minor Injuries I was informed I would need ANOTHER xray because Northampton hadn’t unlocked my records for them to see. Eventually it was decided that I was going… Continue reading Broken Ankle – The rest of the story, I warn you, it gets gory

Broken Ankle – Getting home from Northampton General

As you may have gathered, getting home from Northampton was not as easy as it should have been. I’m not sure where to start this story so you’ll have to keep in mind that when all this was going on I was really rather stressed, and in quite a lot of pain (lack of painkillers).… Continue reading Broken Ankle – Getting home from Northampton General