Week 11 has come and gone and the world just seems to be going from bad to worse. This week I simply want to implore everyone to educate themselves. Take the opportunities to have conversations about race, privilege and systematic inequalities, and take a look at yourself and your own behaviour. If you like to…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 11 ***EDUCATE EDUCATE EDUCATE***
Please don’t take that title too seriously, Mr OneBigStressball and I are barely in a financial position to buy our own place, let alone open a full blown restaurant. We have, however, been making loads of pizza at home – with yeast and everything! (There is no shirking on the details when Mr OneBigStressball has…… Continue reading Opening Our Own Pizzeria…
Wow. 8 weeks since I stepped foot into the ol’ office, and 8 weeks since I lifted a dumbell heavier than 5kg (cry). This week has certainly been a much more positive and happy one – it’s my birthday month so I’m already being spoiled, and though I normally hate having money spent on me,…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 8
Here we are, another week down and still where we were before. I just want to start by saying I hope everyone is safe and healthy, and that no one’s sanity is waning too much! Here is a little summary of what’s happened in the past week… A surprising amount considering our lives right now…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 6
Currently on the fence about the name of this series of posts as I am not working from home, Mr OneBigStressball is, I have been on furlough for about 2 weeks now. But also I don’t want to change it, so it’s staying for now. Another week, another 7 nights of telling myself I’ll get up early…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 5
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
*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?