My Heatwave Survival Hacks

My Heatwave Survival Hacks

The heatwave has hit the UK, in March! Save me now! We haven't even prepared for this... Only last month it was Winter, and if my calculations are correct the first official day of Spring in the UK began on 20th March 2021. The UK recorded its warmest March day in 53 years on Tuesday [...]

My Birthday in Lockdown!

My Birthday in Lockdown!

In the words of Taylor Swift, "I don't know about you, but I'm feeling 22!". Me being... me The day has come. I never thought I'd be spending a birthday in lockdown, and was eagerly hoping that restrictions would be lifted just in time (not to have a party) but to at least see another [...]

I’ve Passed My Practical Driving Test!

I’ve Passed My Practical Driving Test!

Now's a time for celebration, and a warning that I'm officially allowed on the roads. Yes, yes - you heard that right! I can't believe it. My first manual driving test - I passed! All the early mornings, late nights. The close shaves. Roundabouts. Stalling. Cars beeping me. Driving me off the road. Even one [...]

Government Paid Influencers To Promote NHS Track and Trace – Big Mistake?

Government Paid Influencers To Promote NHS Track and Trace – Big Mistake?

Recently, influencers/reality stars have been paid £10,000 plus, to endorse NHS Track and Trace, using taxpayers money. Is this a great initiative, or the start of a downward spiral? This topic caught my attention, as the whole concept of the NHS paying influencers money to promote a life saving scheme, seemed to feel a little [...]

Coronavirus: Have We Learnt Our Lesson?

Coronavirus: Have We Learnt Our Lesson?

People are coming out of lockdown thinking they’ve completed the worst phase. But has it only just begun? Many, are being strategic about the situation we’re in. Not going out for reasons that are unimportant, or being in public areas for laughable excuses. But on the other hand, others are thinking this is their chance [...]