The blue lake lies on the site of an abandoned slate quarry in the Gwynedd area of Snowdonia National Park in North Wales...'
'Now that summer's in full swing, there's always the chance you'll be asked to go to a wedding, or a barbecue, or just to a large gathering of people...'
'I'm pretty much anxious about most stuff, but few things cause me more stress than doing something brand new...' I've spent the past few months drastically increasing my exercise as a result of having turned into a lazy pie since moving to North Wales. When I lived in Scotland, I ran with my neighbours most… Continue reading Exercise Class Anxiety
'There's a real section of society that, when they realise you're married to a Doctor, immediately think your life is all kinds of amazing...'
I love anything crime related and rarely watch anything that doesn't have at least one decent murder in it. When it comes to new documentarties and shows, Netflix is hard to beat...'
'Charles Rennie Macintosh is a Scottish architect, designer and artist whose work is synonymous with the Art Nouveau movement...'
'Head to Wenallt for Coffee, Cake and Chilling...'
'Everyone has a limit for how much they can take before they lose their temper...'
I moved to North Wales from Stirling in Scotland, after spending my whole life in, or in between, major cities, I didn't think twice about, well...anything, really. Everything I wanted has always been right within my reach. Take out coffee? Costa, McDonald's or the slightly dodgy stuff my local petrol station used to sell. … Continue reading How Life Has Changed: Scotland vs. Wales
'Everyone wants to start off on the right foot on Monday morning...' When you get off to a stressful start, it can often impact on the rest of the week and make you feel like you don't have control of your life...' Instead of spending a Sunday night running around like a headless chicken getting… Continue reading Sunday Steps to Simplify Your Week
Just let me sleep and it'll all be fine. 'Today was Monday. And it was kind of a brutal day, to be honest, as I’ve been feeling pretty low of late...' . I was also not really in the right frame of mind for a day in the office, or not my office, anyway. Maybe… Continue reading How To Lift Your Spirits After a Bad Day
I don't like getting out of bed. Ever... I particularly hate getting out of bed on week days because it generally signals that I have to go to work and I'd much rather be snuggled up until at least, say, 9am. OK, I lied; 10am. It's not that I haven't gone to bed early enough… Continue reading The Lazy Girl’s Guide to Getting Up Earlier
'I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve seen the meme about introverts at parties, where they’re sitting on the floor talking to a dog while everyone around them has a great time. This is me.' Well, this is me when there’s a dog around. When there’s not a dog around, it’s… Continue reading How to Introvert at Parties