Boots. Yet another name from our High Street staples is in the tabloids with the comment ‘set to close more than 200 stores in next two years’. Well shit, this could be serious. Boots?! Didn’t we all get our Naturals body spray and lip balms from there at one point? Why are they being put … Continue reading Is it time to make your Plan B your Plan A?
Today is Thursday. It's a throwback day, at least that's what I see on social media with the hashtags of 'tbt' and 'throwbackthursday'. So what does that mean? It means we share pictures of ourselves at some point in the past, whether it be from last week, the summer before last or maybe even older … Continue reading A Step Back
Hey! So, today is Friday. And let me tell you, it's been an exhausting week so far. I started a new role at a well known Pizza restaurant on Tuesday evening. On the way to work, on the bus, I felt sick. Walking through Meadowhall, my nerves and fear were palpable. I wanted to cry, … Continue reading Pizza, Blisters & Lots of Sleep
What is LGBT History Month and who started it? LGBT History Month is a month-long observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer history, as well as a means of raising awareness for the issues faced by LGBTQ+ people. This year’s theme is Peace, Activism and Reconciliation. The month was originally started in the US … Continue reading Happy LGBT+ History Month!
Just going to leave this here. Sunday night fluff.
I am sat in the renal outpatients waiting room with Gloria. This is our first visit of 2019 but it is not our first visit. We have been here many times before. Gloria has been attending renal clinic since she was 14 years old. This year she will be 33. She has an outstanding appointment, … Continue reading Hospital Trips
So, this morning we were awakened by my father calling to see what we thought of our Christmas present. Bearing in mind, it was 10.06 and this is Christmas morning, you would have thought that we would have already been sat downstairs with coffee, presents and tunes blaring. However, the years have changed us and … Continue reading Christmas Day Presence
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton