Just the thoughts of a girl.

Monthly Archives: June, 2013

A Girl and Her Boat

When I started canoeing, at seven years old (wow, that’s 13 years ago now!), I was able to paddle one of the small collection of boats that the canoe club owned. We were a pretty small club back then, and most of the members were much older than me – there were about eight or …

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Dear Tiny Tin Bird

Dear Tiny Tin Bird, I had such fun with you while we were in Stratford for Rachel’s birthday. You make a very good shopping companion! I’m amazed at how well you cope with being the centre of attention of so many people. You see, you’re just SO cute that everyone instantly looks at you, smiles, …

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Yesterday was Rachel’s 23rd birthday, and she decided that she’d quite like to head over to Stratford for a bit of shopping, some ice cream and a picnic. So that’s exactly what we did. Heather and Tiny Tin Bird are visiting at the moment, so out little party consisted of Rachel, my mum, Heather, TTB …

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Hello again! Wow, does it feel like a long time ago that I was writing my last post before my first exam. A. VERY. Long. Time. And it’s finally over. I had my last two exams today and have officially finished my second year of university. I can’t tell you just how good it feels …

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Why I’m Cleaning the House Before my Exam

In ┬áless than four hours, I have my first exam. My first of ten exams in nine days. And what have I spent the morning doing? Cleaning. That’s right, housework. I’ve worked my socks off to prepare myself for these exams, and I actually feel ok about the one later today (which is why I’m …

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An Apology

I’m so sorry for the lack of posts at the moment, but I’m just COMPLETELY bogged down with revision. So much so that I can’t even spare half an hour to write more of a post than this. My exams have to come first, I’m afraid. Eating and sleeping are pretty much the only things …

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