A monumentally rubbish day
Dec10

A monumentally rubbish day

It was one of those monumentally rubbish days where all the stresses and pressures of my busy life combined with the stresses of living in a rented house in a thoroughly pear-shaped manner…As the house isn’t ours and we’re not going to be here long, we don’t have our own internet. For the first couple of weeks we were able to use my friend’s contract, which we expected to end on 1st December. I...

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Stretched too thinly
Sep30

Stretched too thinly

This week I’ve been stretched too thinly and it’s making me feel quite down. It’s not that I’ve bitten off more than I can chew, because that would suggest I had some choice in the matter. I’ve just had a massive great load of responsibilities heaped on my plate and I’ve had no choice but to gobble it all up. For starters, there’s work. We are short-staffed and we have a lot on. It’s...

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