Oh yes, I have taken a holiday, and not to go out and play in the snow, oh no – I properly fell on the ice on Wednesday. It’s to stay inside ALL DAY and read some Robin Hobb and bake some rock cakes and do two lots of life admin and write a blog … Continue reading Yay for a snow day!
I cannot believe it has already been a month since I went to Dublin! Less surprisingly, I still haven’t written it up, but now that I’m trying to adjust the life balance I hope to have more evenings in, like this one, to keep the blog up to date! We left after work on the … Continue reading Two Days in Dublin
If we were having coffee this week, it might take you a little longer to get here. I'm at home! Home in bonnie Scotland, so let's swap that nasty coffee for Irn-Bru (or whisky). (Fun fact: Scotland is the only country in the world where Coca-Cola is outsold by another soft drink. And Irn-Bru do … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Home Edition
If we were having coffee, I’d tell you that the past couple of weeks have been a decent time for getting through some of my 15 goals in 2015. 1. Visit fifty new places My friend visited last weekend, so we went to the Science Museum. There were a couple of great exhibits on cravings, genes … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Dancing and Daydreaming
Excuse a quiet week on the blog. I have been too busy eating my way into several Christmas-dinner comas. Yesterday I was so full I couldn’t manage my cheese course. (I know, what?!) I’m rectifying that now. I thought that with ten days to spare of 2014, now is a pretty good time (if a … Continue reading Going for Goals 2014: The Result
I got back from the USA on Saturday morning, after a month of travelling from LA to New York. I’ve seen so many places I always wanted to see, and done so many things that I never even imagined doing. I had the best time of my life. Here are a few of the weird and … Continue reading It was the best of times. Full stop.
Goal 14. Go on holiday There are around five weeks of work left before I leave for my trip to the States. In that time, we have the Easter holidays, the most… challenging time of year at one of my jobs. To keep myself motivated, I’m working towards one day of my trip each shift, … Continue reading Earning Twenty-Six Days of Awesome