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And it's finally over.....

The day is here and I wasn’t as dramatic as I thought I would be…. I didn’t have my first bit of sugar (hmmmm. chocolate) at 00:01 no it was 09:21 today. 438 more words

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The art of having a bad day

I gained so much weight since Dec that my underwear is cutting off my blood supply. While facilitating a workshop last week I could literally not feel my left arm. 1,217 more words

Random Thoughts

30 Days of Gratitude: Day 7

I’ll be honest – I’m not feeling it this morning. I’m pretty stressed at work because I (feel like I) am getting a lot of pressure to get an assignment out that turned out to be more difficult than expected. 424 more words

The Silver Birthday

I recently became a quarter-centurion, and my feelings about that fact are a little conflicted. I’m one of the youngest teachers at my school, as well as among both my Japanese and foreign social circles. 1,012 more words


My silver lining

It’s never easy when I go through a period of uncontrollable anxiety. The feeling of hopelessness is probably one of the worst you can have because, in your mind, there’s no reason to keep going and that’s when life loses all its meaning. 237 more words


Operation Skinny Bitches Day Out

My friends and I have a wee Whatsapp group chat ‘Operation Skinny Bitches’, we all do Slimming World and so we set a target to lose between us and at the end of 6 weeks we would have a day out. 491 more words

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A Silver Lining for a cloudy morning

Up early this morning, I marched down to the grassy area with high hopes. The sun was rising behind the clouds, and I thought it would soon top them. 99 more words