Me, Myself and I #1

'No legacy is so rich as honesty' - William Shakespeare I stumbled across this idea from two great blogs I follow (Sarah and Suzie) who each take it in turns to ask each other 5 questions each month so that we can all get to know each other. So in homage to my 6 year old … Continue reading Me, Myself and I #1

Take the shackles off my feet so I can dance….

'Happiness lies within. It has nothing to do with how much applause you get or how many people praise you. Happiness comes when you believe you have done something truly meaningful.' - Martin Yan I have a theory that there are 3 types of people in this world; people who are motivated by praise, people … Continue reading Take the shackles off my feet so I can dance….

Something That’s Kicking Ass Right Now – 30 Day Writing Challenge #27

'I am extremely content in my life - sometimes to the point where I really should find something to moan about!' - Julia Sawalha I'm stuck in a rut. There's nothing wrong particularly. Work is ok, home is ok, bank balance is ok. everything is ok. Just ok. Nothing is amazing right now. Meagan is coming … Continue reading Something That’s Kicking Ass Right Now – 30 Day Writing Challenge #27

A Lesson I’ve Learnt The Hard Way – 30 Day Writing Challenge #24

'Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not' - Oscar Wilde I've been trying to think all week of what I was going to write today. There are lots of lesson I've learnt over my 33 years on this earth but I wouldn't necessarily say … Continue reading A Lesson I’ve Learnt The Hard Way – 30 Day Writing Challenge #24

My Day in Bullet Points – 30 Day Writing Challenge #15

'No one really has a bad life. Not even a bad day. Just bad moments' - Regina Brett Woke up (7am) Listened to the news Listened to Up the Junction by Squeeze Got up Had a shower Dried/straightened hair Put on make up Got dressed Made lunch Broke a plate Had a sulk Drove to … Continue reading My Day in Bullet Points – 30 Day Writing Challenge #15

The Chimp Paradox – Book Review

'The golden rule is that whenever you have feelings, thoughts or behaviors that you do not want or welcome, then you are being hijacked by your chimp' - Steve Peters I've never been a big reader. I joke with my friends that I read a book that brings out a new chapter every week full … Continue reading The Chimp Paradox – Book Review