My Daily Sigh

A Soggy Walk & Getting Old!

My Daily Sigh Evening. As my children have got older the town we live in has become a place of irritation to them. Public transport is useless, the local shop appeal is for golden oldies rather than trendy youths, and as for nightlife, the local pub is the extent of any excitement! However today, we …

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Sadness, Stress & Singing

Morning. It’s Saturday and this week has been all about the letter ‘S.’ The children I teach might have learnt the sound months ago, but stress, sleep, singing and a touch of sadness says everything about my week. The big ‘O’ came to visit our school bringing stress, a headache and an overwhelming need for …

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Anomalies And Making Memories

my Daily Sigh Evening. I have spent the day editing photos and videos of a magnificent Copacabana show week. The final result might not be brilliant next to that of professional film makers and vloggers but I enjoy reliving the memories and see it as part of our family history. TOPS is where I met …

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Copacabana Show Week

My Daily Sigh Evening. It’s the Easter Holidays, hurrah! This week has been manic, with a capital M. This face was me on Monday with a week to go, but also BM yesterday advertising Copacabana. I have a weekend ahead of me that will test my ageing memory when it comes to steps, words and …

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Obsessed With Food & New Wheels

My Daily Sigh Morning. Whilst the world around me sleeps, I make my breakfast in peace and quiet. As I entered the kitchen.  that last night I left spotless, I spy a selection of dishes and mugs on the side. I open the dishwasher to empty it, to find… there is no need. I spot …

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My Doomed Car, Nirvana & Zorba

My Daily Sigh Afternoon. This morning my nails had varnish, but after a morning in work they don’t. My body is destined to look unglamorous, tired and in need of some TLC.  Forgetting to have my fruit and yoghurt breakfast and replacing it with 3 shortbread biscuits I found in the school cupboard, is perhaps …

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Snow Day & Not Much Luck!

My Daily Sigh Afternoon. Not only has Art Week been therapeutic for both me and the class, but it has opened my eyes to a potential career change. A child took one look at my pastel owl picture and announced it was good enough for Marks and Spencer! Praise indeed. Just waiting for that phone …