OK so I am not the shortest person I know (hi, little sister!) but a lot of people tower over my 5 foot 1 and three quarters. Last week on the way to invigilate an exam, I was surrounded by students who were all considerably taller than me and I think they were only about […]
Dear Boy You have been sitting there for an hour and a half and all you have done is write your name. You haven’t even tried to look at the questions. Thankfully you just sit there and don’t disturb the other candidates. I can’t even begin to understand what is going through your mind. You […]
This week I will become the grand old age of 37, woohoo! 40 is on the horizon! Last year I wrote a bucket list of things I like to achieve or complete before my birthday or 40 at the absolute latest. How have I been getting on? Well to be completely honest, I’d totally forgotten […]
A couple of weeks ago we were basking in sunshine and a mini heatwave, now I’m shivering in the rain! You’ve got to love the British weather! I made a conscious effort to update my wardrobe ready for summer so the first glimpse of sun I ditched my beloved jeans and jeggings and got my […]
Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge: if you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything!
Yesterday I wasted a good part of the day pressing refresh on the BBC website to see if Catherine Duchess of Cambridge had given birth to her third child. Poor woman (her not me!) with the eyes of the world waiting outside while she is in labour. I wondered – as I did during her […]