Day 38 – Getting my bake on When I got home from work this afternoon I had a strong craving for something sweet, some muffins, some cake or some cookies, so I decided to raid the kitchen and see what I could rustle up whilst trying to keep it moderately healthy. After some deliberation I … More Spruced up oat cookies
Day 37 – Food glorious food, or should that be vegetables glorious vegetables? Sometime ago, two years to be more precise, I stumbled across a website about not eating meat on Mondays, or to use the given name “Meatless Monday” and I drafted a post about it. I wrote about my thoughts on it and considered … More Meatless Monday on a Thursday, what’s it all about?
Day 36 – Books are the key to my heart Having a kindle makes my life easier. Having a kindle means that I have instant access to millions of books, but having a kindle means that I no longer get the simple pleasure of the new book smell and the wonder of where I will … More I like big books and I cannot lie
Day 35 – Things to look forward to and a moment to look back Part 1 Today marks 70 years since the D-Day landings in Normandy and leaves the world united to remember those who fought for their country and those who unfortunately lost their lives… They shall grow not old, as we that are … More Travel is good for the soul
Day 34 – “Because I can do what I want” For the last few days I’ve had a strange feeling that I’m missing something, that I’ve forgotten to do something, that feeling that something isn’t quite right. Then it hit me, it’s calmness, it’s not being stressed and it’s a sense of freedom from the … More Guilt free, life after uni
Back and ready to roll! It’s been a long time since I sat down to write anything apart from essays and revision notes, but today marks a new month and three days since I finished university. I started this space about two years ago now because I wanted somewhere to share my experiences as a … More Another Stepping Stone is back, what’s new?
If anyone is wondering what happened, the short story is that uni final essays and exams happened, but the long story is well, long. So whilst I sort myself out with a plan for post uni life and knuckle down with uni work I ask for your patience, I’ll be back, like they say! Another … More What happened to 100 happy days?
…because in the end it might be fun. Happiness comes from a day ending a lot better than I thought it would.
I thought I’d go into town today for a few bits and bobs and instead of going to the supermarket, I decided to go to the fruit and veg market. The veg it turns out is really good, but I normally follow the metric system and work in grams and kilograms unless I’m following one … More Day 31 – Imperial System and a healthy dash of Frangelico
Yesterday was one big headache but I did see the beauty in nature, especially the daffs I have on my windowsill and for that I smiled. I’ve posted quite a few photos or flowers and daffodils since I’ve been doing 100 days of happiness and I think it’s because they’re a happy flower. If you … More Day 29 and Day 30 – Food and Flowers