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    Do I Need Help?

    Evening lovelies, I’m feeling anything but lovely after catching germs from my family and the small people I work with. I have finally succumbed to serious bed rest, sleep and TV watching on my iPad and typically it’s a weekend. My body aches, head seriosly hurts and my stomach muscles are experienceing extreme pummelling from …

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    Andy Warhol Eat Your Heart Out!

    Morning Lovelies, It’s the weekend! I was so excited at having successfully survived my exhausting week sounding squeaky,  but voice not completely gone, that getting to Friday was more wonderful than usual! Parents evening with little voice was stressful, but thankfully I was put in a room on my own, so I didn’t have to try …

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    My Jokes Are Wasted!

    Evening Lovelies, We had a great family party for our son’s 21st on Sunday. I’m feeling terribly old having such ancient children, but the sun came out, the Prosecco kept me going and we had plenty of food! My husband’s curry went down a storm and was thankfully not too spicy. There was an abundance …

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    I’ve Lost My Marbles!

    Morning Lovelies, Three weeks completed of the Autumn term and I’m already on the Green Tea,  Manuka Honey and sounding deep and sexy. The joys of teaching! Picture me coughing, watery eyes, froggy throat and kids looking with questioning eyes as I start to sing ‘Jump Jim Jo’ in my music lesson. Body and voice suddenly let …

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    Keep Your Pants On!

    Evening Lovelies, Returning to school has sadly been a disaster for my body. My nails that for the first time were growing and looking good have become broken and chipped. My eczema and skin that has been calm and moisturised, has become itchy and bleeding.  My sun kissed face that was looking healthy and bright after …

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    A Valentine Revival

    Morning lovelies, It’s half term! What a joke yesterday was at school.. I told the children that we were going to be telling jokes on Friday so to come prepared! We started the ball rolling with some jokes about space .Q:Why did the sun go to school? A: To get brighter. Q What is a spaceman’s …

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    Pants Prosecco and Pizza

    Morning Lovelies, Barcey Dussel did not make an appearance at dancing last night as she could hardly walk let alone dance after twisting her knee! She did make it to a friends house for Prosecco and pizza, the ultimate Friday night dining experience. She also made herself very at home by putting her feet up on …

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    I’m Sorry I’m No Barcey Dussell

    Morning lovelies, Last night as my cold was feeling a little better I decided to go to my dance class for the second week running. I still managed my lunchtime walk too, which was honestly a Fiona fitness result…hurrah! This week the lady who helped me remember my moves was absent, so I was left to my own …

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    It’s An Annual Pattern!

    Morning lovelies, January always seems to be the annual time when I consider getting fitter, but I have always found an excuse to waver! Yesterday I showed my 2016 new year commitment to health and exercise by not being fazed by pouring rain when it came to the lunchtime walk. This was the first time the weather had really tested my …