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Archive for December 2020

Goodbye 2020 and good riddance!

Misleading blog post title as I have actually enjoyed this year! I feel luckier than most and am grateful for the health and happiness of my friends and family. The year started off without a hint of the chaos that was to follow. I began two temporary jobs at two schools I already worked at […]

Should schools reopen in January 2021?

Should schools reopen in January? This question was asked in a local group and is one that the nation is eagerly awaiting the answer to! In light of the new variant, the¬†Christmas mixing of households, our struggling NHS, is it ethical to open schools?   Is it ethical to keep them closed when our children […]

#Project366 2020 week 52

Day 355: oh yes, we are still completing Joe Wicks workouts! Day 356: our local river is the boundary between counties: we are in tier 2 but the other side is tier 4 so we can’t walk there! Day 357: finally got around to opening my presents from work. Felt very emotional and overwhelmed Day […]

The Perfect Life, by Susanna Beard

A lottery win is most people’s dream come true. But for Heather and her family it becomes a nightmare… TRIGGER WARNING: This book contains references to bulimia The Perfect Life sees Heather spontaneously buy a lottery ticket having never bought one before, and she wins ¬£29 million! However, the pressure of keeping it a secret […]