Personally

The Early Bird Catches the Worm: An Update

So it’s been a whole week since I decided that 4:30 am starts were going to be a must if I wanted to stay on my A-game as well as fulfil my role as an au-pair during daylight hours, and, seriously, I am feeling great.  I’m not going to lie to you all, the first few…… Continue reading The Early Bird Catches the Worm: An Update

Personally

Oodles of Noodles.

How amazing are noodles!? That is a completely rhetorical question, because if you don’t like noodles, then I’m sorry but I cannot be friends with you. Egg noodles; ramen; udon; rice noodles; vermicelli noodles… with soy sauce; peanut satay sauce; black bean sauce; hoisin sauce; curry sauce; chilli sauce… with vegetables; in soup; dry; loaded with meat;…… Continue reading Oodles of Noodles.

Personally

Exploring what’s on your doorstep. 

Having no money is a blessing in disguise. Unfortunately, any sort of savings account I had built up during my years at University got completely and utterly depleted during my final year of studying, and I came to Australia from Scotland with next to no money. It was a stupid thing to do, but it’s…… Continue reading Exploring what’s on your doorstep. 

Health

We are too flimsy with words we shouldn’t use lightly.

‘Ugh, I’m so depressed right now.’ ‘If this situation doesn’t work out the way I want it to I’m going to kill myself.’ “I don’t like things messy, I’m sooo OCD.’ ‘I need this new phone, I literally cannot live without it.’ ‘Why are you upset right now? You were fine a second ago, you’re so…… Continue reading We are too flimsy with words we shouldn’t use lightly.