Yes, I agree, this programme is graphic and harrowing and completely devastating for both teenagers and adults. As I eagerly anticipate the second season being dropped on Netflix soon (and, yes, I was one of those people who believed the rumour that it was going to be delivered to us on 31st March 2018) I… Continue reading Why ’13 Reasons Why’ Can Help
Oh...my...life! I've never experienced flu before but last Saturday I felt like I had been hit by a truck. Everything ached and my body could not decide whether it was hot or cold. It was awful! I'm still suffering a week later and I don't even remember what it's like to have energy. I've been… Continue reading Half Term Flu
So, last week, I was "glutened".This is a phrase coined by well-understanding fellow coeliacs who know all too well what it's like when you accidentally consume gluten/wheat.Therefore, glutened!I had a bad bout of it too. As I was in Bulgaria, I was trying my damnedest to avoid anything that looked "wheaty" and, for the most… Continue reading Who doesn’t love the bloated look?
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
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
Wow! I have the utmost respect for this group of men from The Real Full Monty. I just watched it with my mom and, although I pretty much cried through laughing all the way through, I couldn't help getting a little choked up at times. This programme was so bittersweet in the sense that… Continue reading Check it out!