My life

Things that make me happy

This is a rather random and definitely not a comprehensive list, but sometimes even I need reminding of the little things that do it for me. Mini versions of things. For example, walking past the travel toiletries section in a supermarket always brings a smile (or a downright giggle) on my face.Jigsaw puzzles. If I'm… Continue reading Things that make me happy

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Dear Diary,

I complain too much. About everything. All the bloody time. Do I ever do anything about the stuff I complain about? Occasionally. Rarely. If it's something quick the chances of it happening increase tremendously. If it's something that takes time and willpower? Uhhhh, well then it depends... Can I still regularly have pizza and ice-cream?… Continue reading Dear Diary,

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Solution to my sad

Who knew there could be such a simple solution to me feeling down and gloomy and overwhelmed? I certainly didn't, although after all these years I really should have done. Legally Blonde. Yup, the film from 2001 starring Reese Witherspoon. I've always loved this film and I've seen it oh so many times, but when… Continue reading Solution to my sad

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I nearly failed!

I made myself a promise not to buy any new clothes in September (partially because save the planet and partially because I don't really need any new clothes at the moment) and I did brilliantly, so I thought I'd continue in October. All was well, I was happy doing just window shopping and proud to… Continue reading I nearly failed!