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It’s My Birthday

June 20, 2018
It’s my birthday! Well, it’s not QUITE yet. It’s my birthday tomorrow. I’ll be 35 but if I’m honest, on many levels, I still feel 24. According to checkout workers and bar staff alike, I still LOOK 24 also....
The art of happiness is wasting time

The key to happiness is wasting time

May 30, 2018
This week, and for the first time EVER, I’m featuring writing from someone who isn’t me. Gasp, shock horror! As I’m out on the road with The Big Walk I figured it would be the ideal time to turn the blog...
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What happened to playing?

May 23, 2018
As you know, I quit my “proper” job in December 2017 in the hope of changing my lifestyle. I wanted to travel less and have more of an opportunity to be creative. The travel less part is perhaps not...
1 week to live

If I had a week to live

March 14, 2018
Today, I attended an “End of Life Masterclass” as part of my work for Age UK. It brought together 100 GP’s from across the county. I was there in order to give out information about our services and promote the...
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International Women’s Day

March 7, 2018
Tomorrow, March 8th, is International Women’s Day (IWD) but what does that actually mean and what’s the point? Well, IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The first IWD gathering in 1911...
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Do it anyway

January 8, 2018
When I started blogging a year and a half ago, I did so with the intention of doing something creative that might make people happy. I was inspired by Emily Coxhead who’s quite literally in the business of making people happy...