I’m writing this post on the 23rd March 2021. Today marks a year since Boris announced that we were going into lockdown here in the UK. At 12pm, there was a minute's silence to remember everyone who had lost their lives as a result of Covid-19 pandemic. I’m sure I wouldn’t be the only one… Continue reading Lessons From Lockdown: 8 Things I’ve Learned One Year On
Well. I don't think anyone with a birthday from March onwards expected to be celebrating in lockdown. Call me naive, but I had my cold little gin soaked heart set on this lockdown at least being eased in time for my birthday on the 4th May. But, it wasn’t to be. Don’t get me wrong,… Continue reading 28 Lessons
It’s hard to believe that I have officially been running (is that the right word?) Sassy Cat Lady for a whole year. As some of you may know, this was not my first attempt at blogging. There were several unsuccessful attempts in the past, mainly because I gave up too soon. No one was reading… Continue reading Lessons I Learned in My First Year of Blogging
There’s so much shit going on in the world right now, so it wouldn’t hurt to focus on kindness for a change. My regular readers will know that I hate people because, as Roy from The IT Crowd puts it… However, when stuff like this happens, it reiterates to me that not everyone is a… Continue reading Kindness Stories
Anxiety is a pain in the hole. Excuse the crudeness, but it’s true. So much so, that simple, everyday things can become really difficult. Thankfully, the blogging community is a great place to share tips with fellow anxiety sufferers and reach out to others who are struggling. So, with that in mind, I’ve decided to… Continue reading The Anxious Person’s Guide to Travelling | Updated!
Update: 10th August 2021 - Weddings are finally back on! To celebrate, I'm re-sharing some of the posts from my Wedding Series, where I shared memories and tips I learned in the run up to my own wedding day. Largely because after over a year of planning, I couldn't quite accept that it was over.… Continue reading Wedding Craft Ideas for When You’re Crap at Art | The Wedding Series