Monthly Archives: October 2015

Squad

I feel like such aย dinosaur saying this, but I’m often talking to my students and I can’t understand half of what’s coming out of their mouths. It’s not a case of verbal diarrhoea or mumbled words, but quite simply that they litter their sentences with words and phrases that I am completely unfamiliar with. It’s…

One In A Million

Did you know that there are approximately seven quintillion, five hundred quadrillion grains of sand in the world? That’s a 75 with 17 zeros behind it: 7, 500, 000, 000, 000, 000, 000. And if you weren’t feeling overwhelmed enough, apparently there are 100 stars in the universe for every grain of sand on earth-…

Mid-Year Resolutions

Does everybody else have days where all you want is to feel comfortable? Where the thought of wearing anything other than pyjamas borders on daunting? This is me most of the time. I don’t wear make-up to work because I would end up looking like a hot mess two hours in, my hair is normally…

Welcome Summer

I am absolutely thrilled to say that summer is coming. The past two weeks have been the stuff my dreams are made of: no coats or jackets, colours coming back in to shops everywhere, and the ability to eat ice-cream without making myself ridiculously uncomfortable afterwards- I even went to the movies the other day…

The Last of London

I know you are probably all sick to death of hearing about my recent trip to London, but I have one more outfit post to share with you and then I promise to shut up about it for good. I wore this outfit to day one of the semi-finals of the Genee International Ballet Competition.…