Category Archives: Life

Are there days when it’s okay to stay in bed?

When I was younger I would maintain when ill that I was going to stay in bed all day. My Mum would always tell me that it makes you feel better to put clothes on, and by midday I would … Continue reading

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Lesson 2 in Stress Control: Letting blood is no longer a valid form of de-stress

It has never been discussed in my posts how I am one of those horrifically clumsy people that need to be rolled in cotton wool on a daily basis. I am such a person. At some points I have been … Continue reading

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Narnian Chat-up Lines

Although I have other things to post about, I just thought I would quickly share with you a couple of gems that my housemate shared with me: ‘Your name sounds like Narnia… Could I put my lion in your wardrobe?’ … Continue reading

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The Mystery of Gary and the Toilet Brush

Some spiders are just so large that they need to be named and counted as an extra housemate. Gary is such a spider – I ┬ácame across him in the bathroom yesterday morning but Bethan had already discovered him when … Continue reading

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Lesson 1 in Stress Control: Learn to find buildings without panicking.

Tonight I went to the first session of six in learning to control stress. I initially agreed to go because a friend asked if I would like to come with her, and I decided that it sounded like something that … Continue reading

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The Pub Lunch Disaster and a Cake Detox

It has been an interesting few days. Friday was a busy one, and I forgot to do my reading again, but busy days still feel better! I had my audition for Symphony Orchestra first thing, which was okay but my … Continue reading

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Hold your horses, it’s Freshers’ week.

No, really. Hold your horses. The freshers all walk so slowly that you’re not going anywhere fast! I got to the point of almost shouting at the group of slow walkers I was stuck behind the other day that if … Continue reading

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