The apprenticeship
May30

The apprenticeship

My son has never wanted to go to university and I totally respect that decision. University isn’t for everyone. Even for some ‘clever’ kids, it just isn’t right. My son is bright enough, but not so bright that he can sail through without putting the work in. And he really dislikes putting the work in. I think we all know that he would go to university and come out with nothing. We might as well just save...

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All’s well that ends well
Dec15

All’s well that ends well

Remember that depressed, angry woman of a week or so ago? (Me) That woman who had to do a job interview for (sort of) her own job – twice? That woman is gone. That woman is replaced by a happy woman. A hyper woman who is so happy she has eaten a whole bar of Green & Blacks today (funny how she can also eat a whole bar when she is unhappy) and has completely lost the ability to tidy. And, importantly, doesn’t even care....

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Slump
Dec07

Slump

Last night I was buzzing because a) (this is very sad) I won a trophy for ‘dancer of the term’ at my dance class and b) (this is even sadder) my blog got the most hits it had had for a few weeks. But today as I walked into the house, I felt myself slump massively. The reason? I am being interviewed for my own job next week. TWICE. My interview is next time I go to work. Hence the slump. It’s a weird feeling applying...

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