For those of you who are unfamiliar with the teaching world, the acronym NQT stands for ‘Newly Qualified Teacher’. The prospect of starting a new school, with your own class (which you are solely in charge of!) can be very daunting. Here are a few things I have learnt along the way, which may help […]Read More My Top Tips for NQTs
On 12th August 2018, my friend and I completed the Bubble Rush for Demelza! I am aware that some time has passed since completing this run and writing this post, but I am back on the blogging game I swear! Bubble Rush takes place in a number of different locations annually. The event we participated […]Read More Bubble Rush for Demelza!
With a new year comes a new blog post. Now I know it’s been a long time and somewhere along the journey of a hectic 2017 the blog got a little forgotten. I spent a good proportion of 2017 trying to get the balance between all the different components of my life just right and […]Read More New Years Resolution – 2018 Edition
Back in May, I was lucky enough to meet Paige Toon at her Bluewater signing. A busy teaching schedule has meant that I am only now getting to blog about it, in August three months later! I was excited to meet her as I am a big fan of her books and am currently working […]Read More Meeting Paige Toon & ‘The Last Piece of My Heart’ Review
July’s books of the month are taking a young adult theme. I’ve chosen a selection of young adult reads to try this month. After hearing good things, about all three of the books I decided to give them a go and offer my perspective. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling Now, […]Read More Books of the Month – July Edition
A few months back, I was lucky enough to be able to make the trip of a lifetime with my mum to New York. We managed to jam pack our trip with excursions, sightseeing and lots of walking. So, I thought I’d share a few of the trips we took with you as well as […]Read More NEW YORK, NEW YORK! My must-see guide to the ‘Big Apple’
Now, I know what you’re thinking. This post sounds all too familiar. Hasn’t she written a post like this before? It’s true I have. I wrote a post shortly after Christmas when I took a month off blogging to have a well deserved break. I wrote a few blog posts following my break and then […]Read More Guess who’s back?