Guess what I got for my birthday? A stomach bug. Story of my life. Spent my night at the doctor’s. I turned to the parents for some love and attention, didn’t work. My dad is a walk it off kind of man. Even if my arm got dismembered he’ll tell me I need to suck […]
I have blogged about birthdays before. I get on this high happy mood that I always wish lasted longer. Here I am the night before the day where your Facebook activity spikes. Nothing. I just feel pretty meh about it. Maybe at 29 it dies down, I don’t know. Or maybe when I wake up […]
I am not a fan of surprises. Okay 75% of the time. I mean if you are going to surprise me with a cup of coffee at work, I would love you loads. But I think it’s my control freak come over analysing nature. Well I am not that much of a control freak. But […]
Dear John, Thank you for being the first person to wish me a good birthday on Facebook. But may I just ask why? Why this year? Why not last year when I was physically in the same place as you. When you could have walked over to say happy birthday? We lived in the same […]
Finally the 2 day weekend I have been waiting for. Going to get it started with a nice long walk tomorrow morning, got myself a few books, just need a steady stream of coffee and I am all good. Birthday month hasn’t been great lets hope this weekend changes that.
August is normally a happy month for me. It normally feels festive with National Day at the beginning of the month (though I am no longer very patriotic) and then my birthday at the end of the month. Just the fact that it was my birthday month usually keeps me pretty upbeat. And because my […]
I just wanted and needed to put it out there that I am very grateful for all the people in my life. Family, extended family (one person especially that belongs to that category) and friends. I feel I have a very small circle of close friends and I used to wonder why I was so […]