We’re Disappointing Saraswati

Monday 22/01/18: Today's adulting fail: Managed to accidentally tie-dye two of my t-shirts because I'm an unfortunate mix of lazy (soaking my clothes overnight in a bucket), stupid (too much detergent along with an inky black top), and pig-headed (I point-blank ignored the advice of Ama and her 30+ years' worth of experience in hand-washing … Continue reading We’re Disappointing Saraswati

Bonfires and menstruation

Bonfires and menstruation

Sunday 14/01/18: I have a terrible confession to make. I did a really bad thing on Wednesday. I did lots of fabulous things this week too but it's the shame of Wednesday that I'm still thinking about half a week later. My sin? I made a bonfire and burned my rubbish in the street. Eeeww! … Continue reading Bonfires and menstruation

New year/mid-sabbatical resolutions

New year/mid-sabbatical resolutions

Monday 01/01/18: I'm in a happy bloated place after a surprisingly decent New Year's day lunch and the talk of resolutions has reminded me of one of my first blogs. It was in September, in the last few days of my life at Shell, and I'd set out a list of targets to achieve in my upcoming six month … Continue reading New year/mid-sabbatical resolutions