I don't think I've ever kept up the whole "New Year New Me" stuff this long, and it actually feels kind of empowering. Almost as if I have some resemblance of that weird ol' thing of "willpower". I've been swimming three times this week, and three days in a row. Yes, sometimes it needed a … Continue reading Year of Being a Boss Bitch – Week 2
It's been a good week folks! No panic attacks as of yet (fingers crossed) and I've actually managed to do some of the things on my list. I've been swimming twice this week - once after work and once before (early start, but I think it's actually doable). Swimming is one of very few exercises … Continue reading Year of Being a Boss Bitch: Week One
"Bates addresses so many "everyday" issues - from catcalling, to pornography, sexual assault, maternity (and paternity) issues, and gender equality. And, importantly, she includes men in this."
Tried to make it as unspoilery as possible, but naturally you can't talk about a plot without actually discussing a plot. As part of my New Year's Resolutions, I want to read 50 books this year, and The Martian is number 1/50. Admittedly, it's a weeny bit of a cheat, as I started reading it … Continue reading The Martian – Andy Weir – Book Review
On top of my New Year's resolutions I set myself a target of being a little more "boss bitch". In my head, this means going for a run when I don't want to move out of bed, telling people how I feel (in a constructive manner, but also with honesty), speaking out when I see … Continue reading Year of Being a Boss Bitch: Day 1
My 2017 has been and gone, and don't get me wrong, it's been a wonderful year. My resolutions, well, they could have done with a little more effort - but I'm proud of what I've achieved. So here are a few goals for 2018, to get me on the path I need to be on... … Continue reading 2018 – you’re gonna see me shine.
I have had a lovely year, and I am so, so lucky. So here is my year in pictures...