Beauty, hair, Health

Dead Ends

So, I finally got my hair cut after about a year. My mom was slightly worried that my hair was falling out or breaking off.  As you can imagine, my job as a teacher can become quite stressful, especially this time of year with SATs, writing assessments and a recent Ofsted visit, so my hair… Continue reading Dead Ends

Health, Me, Teacher


Exhaustion may be an exaggeration but I'm seriously close to burning out. So, a few weeks ago, I went on a residential with the Year 6 children to Condover (Shrewsbury).  It was an eventful weekend with myself driving a child back to Birmingham at 4:30am on Saturday morning after a (long) trip to A&E, then… Continue reading Exhaustion

Family, Friends, Uncategorized

Surprise Surprise!

Well, I'm not quite Cilla but I certainly had a good go at providing my parents with a surprise. This year, in July, it's their 40th Wedding Anniversary (Ruby) so my brothers and I planned them a surprise party which took place last night. We kept it quiet for months - which proved very difficult… Continue reading Surprise Surprise!


I’m melting, I’m melting!

What a world, what a world! Is anyone else finding it impossible to wear make-up in this heat? I feel like whatever I apply, particularly my foundation and eyeliner, are just melting off my face throughout the day.  Around 1pm I catch a glimpse of my reflection and notice I've been rocking the Alice Cooper… Continue reading I’m melting, I’m melting!