Live life in the moment; why I left teaching.

So, this blog has been a long time coming! I am feeling nervous and excited to be finally doing it, writing it and putting it out there! I’ve gone to write it a few times but it hasn’t felt right; it feels right now. I am 100% content with my decision so now is the … Continue reading Live life in the moment; why I left teaching.

‘I do’…not have a clue what I’m doing! THE dress!

My next lesson to learn was just around the corner (literally – you’ll see why later on)! Ever since I had thought about our wedding (way, way before he even proposed) I pictured what kind of dress I would have. “I just want simple” I’d say “I don’t want to spend much” I’d say. I … Continue reading ‘I do’…not have a clue what I’m doing! THE dress!

Life is what happens when you’re busy making plans…

...but failing to prepare is preparing to fail, right? So what the devil is the right thing to do? Do I plan...whilst life goes on around me and risk missing it but apparently avoid failing? Or do I live my life and take in every minute without planning and prepare to apparently fail? How confusing! Surely it … Continue reading Life is what happens when you’re busy making plans…

We’re better together; Dementia Awareness Week

I cherish my memories; I love it when I recognise a smell, a face, a song and when I suddenly get a thought that reminds me of someone; I love it. So, what would I do or say if someone was to tell me that one day, it would all be erased? I can’t even … Continue reading We’re better together; Dementia Awareness Week

When is enough, enough?

As I  continue on my blogging journey, I find myself having the same debate with myself (yes, with myself) time and time again; is being on your phone a lot, really that bad? I often think whether we are aware of how much time we spend on our devices. Are you reading this now on … Continue reading When is enough, enough?

I get by with a little help from my friends!

Friends are an extremely important part of a content life; I think anyway! I rant and rave about how amazing Dan is (because he is) and how amazing my family are (because they are) however, I don't feel I've paid tribute to my friends enough in my blogs. So, here it is. The Google definition … Continue reading I get by with a little help from my friends!

Why do we waste our time, wishing it away?

We often wonder why time is going so fast. We complain of having too much to do and not enough time. We often complain about getting older; the wrinkles, the grey hairs, oh how the list goes on!. However, whilst we're busy moaning about all of this, we're the ones who are also busy wishing … Continue reading Why do we waste our time, wishing it away?