World Baton Twirling Day

World Baton Twirling Day

I'm nearly two weeks late in writing this because World Baton Twirling Day was on 10th April and today is the 21st. Wooops. If I said I'd been super busy then that would be totally true and is truly the reason why I haven't posted in a little while. Well that and I've been away [...]

Dreams and their meanings

Dreams and their meanings

I am completely and utterly fascinated by dreams. Always have been. And I think I'm so fascinated because I regularly have very vivid dreams and I remember an awful lot of them. So I've always been intrigued by what makes us dream and whether they actually have any meaning. I remember when I was at [...]

Back to Twirling

Back to Twirling

Here's a fact about me that you might not know - I used to be a baton twirler. And not only that, I was a National, European and World Championship winning baton twirler. And then I was a National, European and World Championship winning baton twirling coach. And it takes a lot of love, dedication [...]

Challenges & choices

Challenges & choices

I originally wrote this post back in June 2016 and it was titled "#chooseyourattitude". Recent events though have made me think about the words that I wrote back then because they're so appropriate to the situation I find myself in now, especially at work but also in a situation outside of work. So I've updated [...]

Let’s talk environment

Let’s talk environment

I don't think anyone can have failed to notice the increased attention on the environment in recent weeks. Mostly started when Blue Planet 2 showed a whale mourning the loss of her baby to plastic poisoning, there's been much conversation in the media around the amount of plastic we use, how much we don't recycle [...]