Stressed as ****

The title says it all. I have been as stressed as fuck. Twice in the past week I’ve completely lost it with life in generally and one of those ended with me punching a wall. It’s mainly job stress though there were definitely elements of it related to family and also the possibility of a… Continue reading Stressed as ****

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!

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

LIFE GOES ON

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

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…