It’s that time again! I love reading back over Favourites blogs and remembering things I was so into… My favourite thing over the last week or so has been the weather and the half term holiday. As a teacher, I’ve been lucky enough that with holidays and bank holiday I’ve literally worked 19 days this… Read More May Favourites
Last Sunday I was privileged to hear a very special person, Arek Hersch, speaking about his life and his experiences as a Jewish boy during the second world war. A large part of my university degree was spent studying the Weimar Republic, WWII, the Holocaust and then the following occupation and separation of Germany, and I still… Read More On a serious note
I really like hearing about products people have tried out, but I particularly value the reviews where people have taken the time to use up the whole product, rather than just using it once. So, therefore, please enjoy my reviews of some of the products I’ve used up recently! 1. Advance Techniques Treatment mask I liked… Read More Empties… or… I get to use new stuff!
It seems I’m back… It’s that time of year where for most teachers, the workload starts to wind down and we can start to breathe. And for me that means more time to write, if I’m lucky! It also means that summer is on it’s way, and that’s always the time of year when I… Read More Summer is coming
I’ve been collecting empty packaging for a couple of weeks now so that must mean it’s time for an ’empties’ review! TRESemmé ‘Volume and Lift’ shampoo… I love this! I have had problems in the past where my hair has become clogged and greasy and I’ve never managed to figure out what causes it. But (touch… Read More Empties
Another month has passed and Autumn is definitely here! This is one of my favourite times of year… beautiful leaves, crisp skies, Ugg boots, pumpkin Spice lattes… Anyway. Time for another favourites blog 😊 My first favourite thing in October is actually from September… August… July… I’ve developed a weird obsession with crumpets lately and… Read More October Favourites
Today was the first day back at work after a two-week half-term break, which was sooooo nice. I’ve never had two weeks in October before, but because I now work at a city school the holidays are slightly different – we get less time at Christmas and in the summer I think. But to be… Read More Monday Monday (or, a day in the life of a crazy teacher)