Update on the wonderful world of me

I cant actually remember where I got to but it’s official, I have quit my job working at a boarding school. Which means currently I am not employed however I am not that worried about it as I do have a new and exciting opportunity coming up. I am going to be a Learning Support… Continue reading Update on the wonderful world of me

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 ****

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?

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…