It will never last…

I decided five weeks ago that rather than talking about it, writing about it or waxing lyrical about the eventual results of it – I was actually going go ahead and do it. I was going to get fit. Or (in new-age hyper PC speak) “make a lifestyle adjustment” The ultimate adjustment being that I … Continue reading It will never last…

Oh shit – aka an ongoing health scare

This is a post that I have debated with myself about sharing. But then I thought, you know what, if this helps anyone else negotiating the complicated and confusing world of healthcare (or lack thereof) - I want to share my story so you feel less alone. However be warned. It involves vaginas. Over the … Continue reading Oh shit – aka an ongoing health scare

Storytime: Getting my ears re-pierced

I have been putting this off for a while because I am neither a fan of sharp, pointy things or people poking me with them I have an irrational fear that I will contract hepatitis (or worse) from a dirty needle I tend to faint around needles in general The first time I ever saw … Continue reading Storytime: Getting my ears re-pierced

Book review: The life changing magic of not giving a fuck

As adults we all inevitably feel overwhelmed now and again. We have bills to pay, forms to fill, a home to clean, chores to do, people to see, places to go, reunions and family events attend and a sense of obligation that makes saying “no” hard. … With this in mind, a title like ‘The … Continue reading Book review: The life changing magic of not giving a fuck

Remain calm

Like every other person out there, I was looking forward to starting the new year by etch-a-sketching the amount I ate and drank over the holiday period and beginning the self-congratulatory road to both enlightenment and rock hard abs. Sadly, since the beginning of the new year there has been building work going on at … Continue reading Remain calm