Welcome to Mindalby!

In just a few days time, the world will be introduced to the town and people of Mindalby! “Mindalby, a small town, a community, a home. But when the mill that supports the local cotton farmers and employs many of the town’s residents closes unexpectedly, old tensions are exposed and new rifts develop. Everyone is

My (late) word for 2018 – Renew

  Who comes up with their word of the year 1/4 of the way through it? Well, me for starters! I was listening to an old podcast where the presenters were discussing their word of the year and mine just exploded into my head. “Renew – give fresh life or strength to” I didn’t do a word

Following a new path

Week 3 of my new job has drawn to a close and I’m settling into a routine. Still more fine-tuning of my time management to do, as I’m now also tutoring an online university unit at night! It’s a position I’d applied for and started the training before I was offered my new job, and the opportunity was too good

Spontaneous pyjama day

According to Urban Dictionary (not usually a site I cite!) the definition of a pyjama day is as follows: A day, usually on a weekend or during a day off, when you have nothing to do and sit around lazily in your pajamas, not leaving the house. Often involves eating cereal for every meal and

A change is as good as a holiday!

After all the turmoil of the last eighteen months, you’d think I’d be happy with no changes for a very long time! But no, there’s more to come – and I have to say I’m looking forward to this next lot. This coming week will be my last week at the admin job I’ve been