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!