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…

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;…

The End of Mrs T? What 2018 Has Taught Me.

A change of mindset This year has seen a change in attitude. I feel like I have become more relaxed about things. This does not mean I do not get stressed as I did previously, but rather I am able to recognise that I cannot control everything. I have come to accept that I cannot…

Consumerist Christmas

Consumerist Christmas Christmas is a time for giving. As the song beckons ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year’, people scramble to purchase the ‘perfect’ gift for their loved ones. Family traditions are created and the whole family gather around the beautifully decorated tree to exchange gifts and then eat copious amounts of food,…

Cleaning Bug; Mrs Hinch made me do it.

Cleaning bug People have gone into a cleaning frenzy I have found myself so coming to the cleaning bug. I have been making sure to keep on top of all the cleaning by doing a small amount each day. I hate it when my house is untidy and needs cleaning so I figured if I…

Why is self love so hard?

Why is self-love so hard? Self-love and positivity in yourself is a hot topic at present. With people promoting equality for all genders, races and beliefs you would think we would be more accepting of ourselves. Why do we find it so hard to love ourselves? This is a question that has plagued me for…

Holidays with Kids; Blessing or hard work?

Holiday with your Kids; blessing or curse? Holidays make the best memories Going away on holiday is a magical time. Holidays give you a chance to escape from your everyday life; rest and recuperate, explore new sights and make special memories with the people that you love. Many of my fondest memories happened while on holiday, whether it was with my family, my…