I’ve come to appreciate the none city environment more through the pandemic and lockdown. The ability to escape the city (that I still adore) was taken away from us for so long over the last year that when during breaks of lockdown we were able to go out exploring I relished the chance to walk … Continue reading For the Love of Parks
It’s been a while since my last post. Life got in the way. It’s certainly been a mixed bag of experiences and emotions over the last few months. I spent most of the autumn frantically searching for a job. Day after day online searching, speaking to recruiters, feeling lost and undervalued. This was one of … Continue reading It’s been a while…
October is only a couple of days away and I wonder how time has flown so quickly, it feels like only yesterday it was a strangely warm March, life was normal, I had a job, people went to work in offices.... but alas those days are gone. It is day 179 since we locked down … Continue reading Day 179: Reflecting back
Museums and art galleries have been closed since the start of lockdown on at the end of March. They were allowed to open from the 4th July. Some s did open straight away (the National Gallery reopened on the 8th July) but the larger London galleries started to reopen from the 25th July on wards … Continue reading Art in the age of Lockdown
We are doing it, we are leaving our Battersea bubble and getting on a train out of London. I am filled with apprehension, slight fear but also so damn excited to see my parents. That is the reason for the visit. Now we are able to stay over at peoples houses I was straight on … Continue reading Day 99: off to the Cotswolds
Well the highlight of the week is I got my hair done! Joy! When it was announced that the hair dressers were opening on the 4th July I did a little dance. I was on the waitlist for an appointment with my lovely hair dressers and then I got the call a couple of days … Continue reading Day 95: I got my hair done!
How is it July? How is it that I have been in lockdown in my flat now since the 17th March? Back at the end of March and start of April who of us really thought we would still be here now? I thought by July we would be back to some sense of normality, … Continue reading Day 90: Out and About
It has been a hot one! The UK has been hit by a heatwave this week and it was definitely felt here in the city. Its been very hot in our little flat. the poor fans have been working double time at trying to keep us cool. The lovely hot weather did mean that we … Continue reading Day 86: Sunday Cycle