Week 31: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good The fact that the need for modesty bags to cover dirty magazines has finally been recognised. Couldn’t agree more, no one wants to be flashed when they’ve innocently popped to the co-operative for a bunch of bananas and some rice cakes. The Bad Walking all the way to Topshop to collect my […]

Week 29: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good The early morning sun. The Bad The fact that it was my last day as a 22-year-old. The Unexpected My train was cancelled so I had to catch the considerably later train and endure exotic aromas and unbearable heat while the station staff tried to work out how to operate the doors. […]

Bikini Bottoms

This afternoon I went on the most horrific shopping trip. Ever. I hate clothes shopping at the best of times. One reason being the sheer vastness and rudeness of the people frequenting the shops. The second reason is the continuous removal and donning of your existing clothes. The third has to be the unflattering and hot lighting […]

Week 28: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good Going for a jog to clear my stressed head. The Bad First-day-of-a-new-job blues. And an irritating woman sitting next to me on the train and tickling my bare arm with her fluffy cardigan. The Unexpected Only having one cup of tea at work, as opposed to the normal five. Tuesday: The Good […]

Week 26: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good Waking up in the morning, safe in the knowledge that I have a permanent job. Plus an evening jog with the mother. The Bad The weekend really isn’t long enough, the work to play ratio needs adjusting. Eating a giant bag of Strawbs, naughty but nice. The Unexpected Managing to catch the […]

Week 23: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good Listening to my Gatsby soundtrack on the way to work and feeling like the bees knees, its arms and legs as a result! The Bad The bus and it’s inability to wait for me to get off the train. The Unexpected Finding out that the abandoned computer on my desk at work, […]

Week 22: The good, the bad and the unexpected

Monday: The Good Another adventure with the friends today. We all met in Sainsbury’s to get picnic snacks. Myself and the boys, opted for a couple of baguettes, a block of lurpack, some cheese, ham, a jar of pickle and some innocent fruit juice. Oh and some serviettes, plastic cups and of course, cutlery. We […]

Week 21: The good, the bad and the unexpected – Bank holiday bumper edition

Monday: The Good Going to Waterstones Head Office in Piccadilly with a colleague to deliver a very important manuscript. I love an adventure. The Bad Knowing that this was the last day of having a proper desk all to myself. The Unexpected Being given the task of getting a promotional flip book made for one […]