So, it’s been another week and we are still at home. Our giant 45 pack of loo roll from Costco has been cracked open, BoJo has announced an essential lockdown across the country, and the butcher keeps running out of poultry, no matter what time of day we get there. Are people panic-buying chicken? Yesterday…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 2
So everyone is currently either talking about COVID-19, complaining about COVID-19, or writing about COVID-19, and I’ve never been one to shy away from doing what everyone else is doing, so welcome my post, during which I throw in my two cents and describe how Week 1 of working from home has affected me and…… Continue reading Working From Home -Week 1
Hey guys! As my regular readers will know, I am a great fan of getting outdoors and going on walks and hikes on a regular basis. It helps me gain perspective on anything that’s bugging me, alows me to soak in some fresh air and Vitamin D – well, as much as Scotland has to…… Continue reading Perth and Kinross – Vane Hill
So it seems I took an accidental hiatus from writing. The last month has been a whirlwind – moving jobs; getting robbed; leaving the EU (I know this was a collective UK experience but damn, that shit hurt); and being bombarded with the constant fear-mongering and bad publicity that has come from the detection of…… Continue reading Back From The Dead (Not From Coronavirus)
I find myself writing this post while teetering on the precipice between one job and the next. Last week, I handed in my notice to my current job, as I received news that I had been offered the role I had interviewed for on Hogmanay. (Yes. I went into an interview on New Year’s Eve…… Continue reading Another Year, Another Job
Happy New Year everyone! That’s it, the festivities are over and I’m back at my desk, contemplating how on earth Christmas was only a week and two days ago and refusing to think about how much wine I have consumed over the last fortnight. What’s even more scary is that another decade has passed, and,…… Continue reading ‘Tis the Beginning of a New Decade
*TRIGGER WARNING* – if you are sensitive to topics involving EDs or restrictive dieting, please be wary of this piece. This week I read an article that suggested that introducing new food labels which told the consumer how much exercise they would need to do in order to burn off that particular item of food…… Continue reading Do We Need New Food Labels?