Unfinished Business 

Yesterday I headed off at 6.30am on a flight out of Luton on a bit of “unfinished business” This involved walking boots, a trip to Glasgow and enough cereal / protein bars to sustain a small village’s nutritional needs for a month. The challenge, the National 3 Peaks.  The 3 highest peaks in the UK…

Part time control freak

Wondering why I have taken a picture of my phone screen? Or kicking off with OMG’s!!  Which camp are you in? Yes this is actually my phone, some of you will be beside yourselves right now and not dealing well with the multitude of red dots, let alone what is actually 46,839 unopened emails bottom right, lurking…

Island Life 

I visited the London Book Fair on Thursday. As you may have read in my bio I would like to be a children’s picture book author. I have so far written 2 books so in some respects I am an author, just currently completely unknown. The aim of the day was to just have a…

My Month of March

My body was suffering,  feeling tired, haggard and old, I still couldn’t shift the curse of DiCaprio cold. I had issues with tissues, there was four weeks of snot, In bed there was night sweats, first freezing, then hot. When it felt that the sinus pain, might just recede, Aggressive nose blowing, meant a nasty nose bleed. But finally the fog…

Remember Pineapple Sue?

It’s been a bad week. Sometimes something unexpected happens that completely turns your life upside down. No doubt temporarily, and as everyone continues to tell me these things happen for a reason and it will all work out for the best. I know that is all true but it doesn’t necessarily help in the moment….

My Dad made a porno

  Apparently there is a popular podcast doing the rounds at the moment called “My Dad wrote a porno”.  A colleague mentioned this yesterday morning on the way to a meeting. My immediate internal response was, “Did I write that?”, at which point I blurted out ,”My dad made a porno!”. My colleague looked at me stunned…