Thankful..Grateful…Blessed

So that’s it…2018 nearly over and done with. It’s been an amazing year with plenty of highs and some lows. 2018 has most definitely been the year that I found my strength to be myself, and I have a feeling that I will need this skill in 2019. As I packed away the Christmas tree…

I’m only human after all.

Been off the radar for a bit. No blogs…no nothing. Its been a stressful few weeks. I am sure it has been for many people. Sometimes when things get on top, I just shrug it off and keep going. Other times I can’t. Simple as that. Every year there is some kind of drama that…

A women’s worth…

I had a nice little blog being written up this afternoon. I was going to speak about the good things going on. It was the last day of term today and I had this nice blog about some of the young people I work with. Then I see the murder of Natalie Connolly everywhere. AT…

Chant or not to chant …. That is the question.

2018 has been a year of enlightenment for me. I am fully aware of how cheesy that may sound, but I have no other way of explaining it. I have faced a few of my fears this year and achieved many things, things I never thought I would. I feel like things are starting to…

Anger…

I have used the image of inside out because it’s one of the best representations of how I think my brain works. I have had quite a few psychologist and assessments. I have had lots of people talk to me about me. But watching the film inside out…better than any professional assessment I have had…

DV and me….

Tomorrow is that last day of #16DaysOfActivism were we speak out against the abuse and violence of women. I have typed and retyped todays blog. Going from experiences and stories of violence and abuse of women. Telling my mums story, talking about what I have seen and heard in my job. But really, I am…