Chronicles of a Messy Mum; Peace in a bottle.

My hair is a mess, I am not bothered. The sea breeze is frantically beating my skin, it is invigorating. My lungs inhale the salty air and fill me full of life. I could sit by the sea forever, it feels like home.The roar of the seagulls have replaced the drone of the city. The…

How to Deal With Change When You Are A Creature of Habit

Change is good isn’t it? Change will happen; it is a formidable concept that can either bring excitement or dread. If change did not occur, life would be monotonous wouldn’t it? This is a phrase I have been trying to convince myself of as I embark on a gigantic change at work. These changes cannot…

My Self Belief Journey

My self-belief journey I have always struggled with maintaining belief in myself and my abilities. Ever since I was young I believed what other people told me about myself; I was stupid, a weirdo, not normal. I retreated into myself through fear of ridicule, I was classed as shy, aloof or on some occasions a…

Technology Exceeding Humanity: Has Technology Ruined Us?

Technology is a love/hate business Technology, love it or hate it, it’s advancing. We are in an age where most things can be achieved by technology or can be made more convenient through the use of it. As a species, the human race has always strived to achieve; seek new possibilities and solve problems. The…

Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle; Mrs T’s Spring Picks

Spring picks Again, it is my favourite time of year. If I could live my life in just one season, Spring would be it. There are many reasons for this; it signifies new beginnings and the idea of a fresh start, the sun shines more but the weather is still cool enough to function and…

Grombre It Out; Silver Sisters Unite.

This is a follow-up post to my Growing Grey Disgracefully post which you can find here. A long time dyeing For over twenty years I dyed my hair. Since the age of fourteen when I discovered that my local shop sold semi permeant hair dyes, I have been plastering it all over my hair. I…

Offensive fashion; Has Burberry crossed the line?

Burberry fashion faux pas Designer brand Burberry landed themselves in hot water this week with a fashion faux pas of epic proportion. The fashion house Burberry was established by Thomas Burberry in 1856 as an outdoor wear company supplying its famous Gabardine fabric which was waterproof and breathable. The classic Burberry check pattern has been…

7 Infuriating Reasons Why Instagram Frustrates Me

The Instagram affect Instagram is like Marmite; you either love it or hate it. It appeals to me on a visual level; an image can often speak a thousand words. However, I find myself pitching myself in the ‘hate’ camp most of the time. There are many reasons why Instagram is one of my least…

Stop Your Rudeness; The Painful Truth About Manners.

Some people can be so rude! As a teacher and grumpy thirty-eight-year-old; I have noticed an increase in the amount of rudeness and rude people I have encountered. “offensively impolite or bad-mannered“ I am not sure what the reason for the increase in people’s rudeness is, maybe it is our societies continued focus on all…

Mental Health Crisis: A Bad Day In January

Something different If you read my post The End of Mrs T, you will know I have been reassessing my blog. I have decided to only blog when I feel passionate to write something. I love that other people read my blog and I am grateful. However, it was created as a therapy for me;…