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April 19, 2019

School Doesn’t Prep Kids For The Real World

When you graduate from secondary school you can name 52 prepositions in the English language, recite theorems and algebra formulae and regurgitate passages from Shakespeare.  You […]
April 19, 2019

I Was Sacked And Left Homeless While Five Months Pregnant

Not to long after meeting my partner I fell pregnant which was fast but we were happy, I had just started a new job and my […]
April 18, 2019

Has The Old ‘Me’ Gone Forever?

Here I am, a ‘young’ mum of two beautiful children that I love and adore, but some days I don’t. Some days I get lost in […]
April 17, 2019

That Time My Husband Left Me For Six Months

It’s been a year since my other half returned from being away with the Army for 6 months which has given me time to get a […]
April 17, 2019

Dear Anxiety….We’re SO Over

After seven days of intense anxiety, panic attacks and anxiety attacks that have left me crippled, as though my world has been sucked into a vacuum […]
January 8, 2018
April 16, 2019

About That Time I Asked ‘Colin Farrell’ For His Autograph…

My birthday is the 13th of a month so I can’t be superstitious about the number 13 In fact I’m not really superstitious at all. My […]
April 16, 2019

The Messed Up Morality I Have Learned From Fairy Tales

1. Snow White and The Seven Dwarves: There is always some bitch who can’t handle getting older and another bitch who is more beautiful. You need […]
April 16, 2019

Learning To Love My Baby

20th January 2017 is a day that for most people will be remembered as the day Donald J. Trump officially took office. For me, it will […]