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
Hey guys! So that’s us 3 weeks into Sober October, and I have to say, I think the lack of a nightly red wine has been doing wonders to my body. On Thursday I was able to do my first unassisted pull-up EVER as well as join club 80kg for deadlifts. On the same day.…… Continue reading Sober October – 21 Days Down, 10 to go
Hey guys! I hope you all enjoyed your weekend and are ready to smash the next few days and whatever challenges they may bring with them! It’s the 14th October today – day 14 of Sober October, and… I can’t lie to you, I had a drink on Friday. Let me explain. Friday marked the…… Continue reading Sober October – 14 Days Down
Hey guys! Here we are, at day 7 of Sober October, and boy, the weekend almost broke me. Let me give you a wee run down of my week: Monday and Tuesday were fine, I don’t usually feel like I need a drink on those days anyway. Wednesday rolled round, and that is Mr OneBigStressball…… Continue reading Sober October – 7 days down and feeling it.
Hey guys! I hope you have all had a great week and have a fabulous weekend ahead of you. Mr OneBigStressball and I have a trip away planned and I have been obsessing over it for weeks now. If you have been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know that I recently took on…… Continue reading Mental Health and the Great Outdoors
Hey guys! I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend and that you are all raring to go and smash out the next 5 days! (Unless you are a reader who works in hospitality, in which case I hope your shifts don’t suck this week!) Today’s post is just a mini one – I’d like to…… Continue reading Guest Writer
Do I cut you out of my life? That would be the logical thing to do. Or do I let you stay within it, spreading your poison and your so-called ‘innocuous’ wrong doings round the fragile walls that I have managed to build around myself over the past years? Plank by plank, beam by beam…… Continue reading Cracks in the Wall