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SLEEP, EAT, WORK, RELAX, SLEEP

07/20/10

When I was young I could never understand why that article at the back of The Sunday Times Magazine is called ” A life in the day of…” Surely they…

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FUN IN A FIELD

07/18/10

I’m back. I have been to my first music festival and survived. Not that I didn’t expect to survive but you know what I mean. I am told by my…

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FESTIVAL VIRGIN

07/14/10

Unless you spend your summer in a cave then you can’t help but notice the huge growth in popularity of the music festival. They are popping up all over the…

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A TASTE OF FREEDOM

07/12/10

Last week the press was outraged by the story of parents who let their two young children cycle to school unsupervised in an attempt to recreate the freedoms that they…

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A CRISIS OF CONFIDENCE

07/10/10

WARNING. Self indulgent musings follow. Read at your own risk.So. My book. I know this is desperately unimportant to anyone but me but this is my blog and I get…

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MY IMAGINARY SHED

07/09/10

This time last year there was not a corner of my house that I could call my own. Whilst my home is of a reasonable size, especially following various encounters…

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RELATIVE SADNESS

07/06/10

Yesterday I sang at a funeral. It wasn’t anyone that I knew. It was just part of my duties as a member of the choir. I was nervous about it…

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THE STAGES OF CHILDHOOD

07/05/10

Before I had children, it never occurred to me that some bits would be better than others. I’m not sure what I was expecting motherhood to be. When I was…

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A FINE BALANCE

07/02/10

(Those that passed comment said that I should continue to write, so here I am.)Yesterday I finished my book group book. This month the book was “A Fine Balance” by…

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THE END OF THE LINE?

06/30/10

This is my 201st post.It’s almost two years since I started recording the day to day minutiae of my life. As I look down the list of post titles, I…