Ten resolutions every day for thirty days – Day 29

[See end of blog for complete list of my ten commandments.] I’m gutted with myself. Over the last two days, the food I’ve produced has been a bit poxy. Ffs, have you ever heard of cooked yet soggy chicken drumsticks? Also, yesterday, for the first time since Jan 28th, I couldn’t take my walk. IContinue reading “Ten resolutions every day for thirty days – Day 29”

Lockdown 2.0 Sucks

It just does. It sucks. First of all, the weather. Second of all, the weather, and third, fourth and fifth of all, the weather is abysmal. There is nothing like the warm embrace of torrential rain that lasts for over 13 hours. The grey blanket has descended and we are submerged until Spring. Kids areContinue reading “Lockdown 2.0 Sucks”

Coming out of lockdown – will the world change? What’s the impact? Will we miss anything?

Here we go like moles out of our holes, poking our little heads back into the big bad world after lockdown. Will we be arsed doing things differently after all these passive months of hibernation? Will the world change? What will be the lasting impact of lockdown? First here are things that I will missContinue reading “Coming out of lockdown – will the world change? What’s the impact? Will we miss anything?”

Lockdown – The weekly shop is now the epicentre of my universe, lockdown lethargy and how my mother became a twitchy curtain person

Three months ago, returning from the grocery shop, I’d come into the house with bags in hand. My husband would say, “oh you’re back.” He had zero curiosity about my shopping experience and honestly, it would have been a bit weird and “control freak” of him if he did. Now. Now. NOW!!!!! Ha ha haContinue reading “Lockdown – The weekly shop is now the epicentre of my universe, lockdown lethargy and how my mother became a twitchy curtain person”