My Aunty Helen (left) with my big sister, Linda, on Linda's wedding day, 2014
babble, mental health, photos, story of my life

In Which I’m Grieving The Loss Of A Family Member

This is not the greatest start to 2018. Not by a long shot. Please bear in mind that I'm still grieving my cat, Twig. I was getting ready to go back to college this morning. Had an appointment at physiotherapy to see what they could do to help my knees (stretches and exercises to strengthen… Continue reading In Which I’m Grieving The Loss Of A Family Member

babble, mental health, randomosity, story of my life

The Problem With Blogging For More Than A Decade…

...is that eventually, you're bound to run out of ideas of what to say. I mean, I've been blogging via FATGIRLslim since 2004, and a lot has changed since then. Blogging is not like it used to be. Don't get me wrong: I'm not quitting, and if I ever did decide to stop blogging, forever,… Continue reading The Problem With Blogging For More Than A Decade…

babble, exercise, gym, hamilton water palace, spinning, story of my life

In Which I’m Exercising Again

I can't believe this is my first blog post of 2017; it's not that I've been slacking - although there is that - but more that I haven't really had the time, or, let's be honest, the inclination to blog lately. Back At It Again With The Exercise But I've started going to the gym… Continue reading In Which I’m Exercising Again

babble, body talk, college, mental health, story of my life

In Which I’ve Got The Dreaded Lurgy

I can't believe it's the end of November already. Dad went up the loft today to bring down... dun dun dun... THE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS. We probably won't put them up until NEXT weekend or so, or whenever Mum gets her strength back, but since we already have gifts to wrap, we needed the wrapping paper… Continue reading In Which I’ve Got The Dreaded Lurgy