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?
What a week. While I was brushing up on my current events knowledge during my lunch hour on Friday, I came across an article that made me feel physically sick. And angry. (To be honest it doesn’t take a lot for me to feel affronted, but seriously, you won’t believe what I’m about to tell…… Continue reading How Many Times Do We Need To Have The Same Argument?
Hey guys! If anything has happened to you, or if you have ever been through anything from which you have had to ‘recover’, how do you know when you have reached the end of the road and gone from ‘recovering’ to ‘recovered’? The journey of rehabilitation and ‘getting better’ is different for everyone. It can…… Continue reading Recovery
Hey guys! So, I’ve been writing this blog for a while now, and I thought that I would give you all a little summary of what I do here. A lot of you readers haven’t been here since the beginning, and this blog must seem like a mish mash of sorts – just something you…… Continue reading Welcome To The Thoughts That Inhabit My Brain
Hey guys! So, it’s 31 October today, and therefore, a big happy Halloween to you all! We’ll be closing the curtains on October 2019 in a few short hours, so I think it’s time to reflect on what was supposed to be a sober month but turned into a learning experience instead. So, I started…… Continue reading 31/10/19 – The End of ‘Sober’ October, and What I Have Learned