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Category Archives: Thoughts

Proud

Boom! I’ve done five sober weekends and I’m feeling really proud; Now I’m counting down ’til Friday when to drink wine I’m allowed. Generous people have been sponsoring me to get through […]

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Liebster Award

The lovely Louisa from My Family and Abruzzo has kindly nominated my little ol’ blog for a Liebster Award after being nominated herself for her beautiful blog with the gorgeous photos (thank […]

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The Psychology of Wine

  So, I may have mentioned in passing…you know, just once or twice…that I’m going ‘Sober for October’.  I’m officially nine days in but I had an extra weekend due to the […]

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Go Sober for October

Uh-oh.  Am I really ready to ‘Go Sober for October’?  It’s tough if I’m not because I’ve already signed up for it and got donations, so it’s a bit late […]

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Things That Freak Me Out

There was a feature with Sara Cox on Radio One last week entitled, ‘Things That Freak Me Out’.  My answer?  Aeroplane toilets and multi-storey car parks. Now, I know that […]

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What Do You Do?

What do you do when someone you love has lost their mum? When it’s left them so devastated that all they feel is numb? What do you do when you see […]

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Positive Mental Attitude

Perspective is what I’ve been given a healthy dose of this weekend by spending time with Optimistic people who stay not only strong but positive in the face of adversity.  […]

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Not Cool

I’m sitting here, trying to comb my fingers through ice-cream matted hair because I’ve just cuddled our toddler when he fell over in the garden, and he smeared his cone across […]

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My Midwife

I read a comment on Twitter yesterday from Davina McCall to her midwife saying: ‘You are the most AMAZING midwife.  I LOVED giving birth BECAUSE of you.  I love you and […]

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I am Me

Since taking time out of teaching I’ve been asked loads of times what I do.  I always get a bit panicky when asked this question because at the moment I’m […]

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