I turned 40 on Christmas Eve (having a Christmas birthday is a whole other blog post!) and, as often happens at significant milestones (or much more frequently for us introspectives), I thought extra carefully about my hopes, wishes and plans for my 40th year of life. Some are frivolous, some are heartfelt and some are … Continue reading 40 Hopes, Wishes and Plans for my 40th!
The Mystery of the Missing Sparkle sounds quite intriguing, right? Is it an Agatha Christie style whodunnit? Is it a Christmas fable? Well no...it's my on-going anxiety crisis. I qualified as an English teacher in February 2013 after working my way through various roles in the educational field since 2006. After qualifying as an NQT … Continue reading The Mystery of the Missing Sparkle