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
I would prefer to be more wealthy, To afford and buy whatever takes my fancy. I would prefer to smile all day, And not care what anyone else has to say. I would prefer to be more naturally intelligent, And be able to converse about all things currently relevant. I would prefer to think less…… Continue reading Prefer
Hey guys! So, every week I give myself a new challenge, and try and complete it until the end of the week. If I succeed, I treat myself to some ice cream… and if I don’t, well, I’m trying to do this thing where I just start again the next week, rather than beat myself…… Continue reading New challenges.
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.
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.
‘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.
Hey guys! I have never ever ever posted so much in such a short amount of time before, so thank you so much for bearing with me! Today is the last day of WordPress’s IntroToPoetry challenge for me, and the prompt is future. The future is something we think about constantly. From short term things such as what we’re going…… Continue reading Looking forward
Helllooooo again! Day NINE of the IntroToPoetry Challenge by WordPress, and today’s prompt is Landscape. We’ve also been encouraged to use apostrophe as the model (obviously not to be confused with the punctuation mark!). Come, little waves, come in from the sea, Spread out on the sand, and tickle my feet, You crash in, you flow out, you’re such a…… Continue reading Sunset