We are told that perfection does not exist yet we are constantly encouraged to aim for it. Do you actually look your age? We have a cream for that (because youthfulness is closer to perfection). I have been wrestling with feelings of hypocrisy recently. I loudly proclaim that I do not want Instagram perfection yet … Continue reading Perfect
I consider myself incredibly lucky most of the time. One of the things I think myself lucky for was being born in Birmingham (UK). The word even looks lovely written down, lots of skinny letters mixed in with fat ones...glorious, and a very welcome sight on the motorway signs as you're driving home. (It is … Continue reading Big City
In a somewhat surprising turn of events (for me, no-one else would care) I have found myself on more trains in the last six weeks than I have taken in the previous 3 years. It is one of the UK's main train lines that I have been travelling on but, fortunately for me, it has … Continue reading No such thing as average.
There are various dates in January given as the day most people will abandon their New Year's resolutions, today being one of them (although I am dubious as to the science behind those sorts of 'facts'). Frankly I am surprised most people make it to the 12th (the other date when most people give up) … Continue reading Down with the Resolution, Viva the Challenge!