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Buying a New Family Car

Some of you may realise from my social media that my current car situation is dire. I have a car that costs me about £500 to drag through its MOT each year (and usually about another £200 in miscellaneous repairs throughout the year too). As someone who has a child at school across town, a… Read More Buying a New Family Car

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I love online bingo!

I was originally going to call this post “Online Bingo: My Secret Shame”, but that would have been silly. Bingo is awesome and everyone knows it! I feel like I’m a bit of a stereotypical 30-year-old mum, sitting around in my leggings and playing online bingo, but my love for the, er… sport(?) started about… Read More I love online bingo!

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What Does Voting Mean to You?

This morning we awoke to news that can’t have made anyone happy; whichever way they voted. A hung parliament means another government situation that nobody actually asked for. Political beliefs aside, the turnout yesterday was pretty awesome. Normally my generation is known for its apathy; low turnouts are expected and accepted. Yesterday the tides turned… Read More What Does Voting Mean to You?

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Short-Term ‘Lone

I hardly need any motivation to get out, unless it’s pouring with rain and I’ve got a decent box set to watch, but who has time for that when you’ve got a pile of ironing to do and a house to hoover? But when life becomes a bit on the busy side and you realise… Read More Short-Term ‘Lone

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I Started Getting my Eyebrows Threaded and Stopped Taking my Anti-Depressants

It seems unfair that I should have to take anti-depressants just because there’s loads of morons out there… … Is exactly what someone with a mental illness might say. I started taking anti-depressants again a little while ago, when I wasn’t coping so well and my thoughts were along the lines of the above sentence.… Read More I Started Getting my Eyebrows Threaded and Stopped Taking my Anti-Depressants