Reasons I am grateful #3

I have kept a Gratitude Journal since the start of 2016. Over that year it made a MASSIVE difference to my mental attitude; I now more naturally see the positive in things. My blog is a place to share thoughts and opinions. But more than that, it’s a place I record life so I can look back in the future and remember how things were. Whilst I will always have my private journals, I also decided to take a leaf

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Oh rain, why can’t you spread yourself out a bit?!

A couple of weeks ago, the water companies declared a hose pipe ban.  A lot of the southern counties were in drought after months of no rain.  When it came to thinking about it, there really hadn’t been much rain.  Sure, we had had lots of ice, cold days and even snow.  But none of these things keep our resevoirs full.  However, a mere two days after the hose pipe ban came in to play, the heavens opened.  And it

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Blog Post 17-03-2011

Why is it that, whenever one has a delivery or collection booked, one always ends up at the end of the round.  I sound very formal using ‘one’, but I want to make it clear that this seems to happen to everybody.  Regardless of where I have lived or what I have been having deliveried or collected, I always seem to spend the entire day sitting around…waiting. The only exception to this of course, was when we had our Gift

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Blog Post 16-02-2011

It wasn’t quite pitch black when cycling to the station just now. It was nice; the feeling that spring is almost here makes one feel slightly more optimistic about things. Ultimately though, it doesn’t help shake the feeling of continual tiredness I seen to have. There are times when burying your head under the quilt and refusing to get up is so tempting. If the UK did ‘duvet days’, I would have used all mine for 2011 by now! On

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Hello, I'm Angela. I'm Mum to two small people (4 & 1). I'm a Gardener, am houseplant obsessed and addicted to tea. By day I work in tech and also look after my littles. I'm trying to get our family to live a more sustainable life. I also have far too many opinions...hence the blog. You can read more about me here. You can also follow me on Twitter so you never miss a post. Hope you enjoy reading!

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