It’s been a stupid week…

That’s a weird title for a blog post. I know.  It’s been a stupid week. When I say stupid, I mean that stupid things have come my way to be dealt with, that frankly are stupid. People being unhelpful and stirring up trouble, people being selfish and or self righteous meaning other people have been […]

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Dear parent who refuses to treat their child’s head lice…

Dear parent of the child in my class who constantly has head lice, which you refuse to treat properly… Your child has lice, a common issue that children at school and around other children pick up. It’s not nice, and it’s a bit of a pain to deal with but it is possible to get […]

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Friday’s Rant from the Soap Box in MY Living Room – SNOT! 

It’s almost winter. We’ve had a cough cold virus for what feels like weeks. I’m over the snot.    Snot is horrible. Snot is disgusting. Snot comes out of children and adults in alarming amounts when they have a cold or flu virus. I know it has a function but frankly, it’s the least of […]

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Friday’s Rant from the Soap Box in MY Living Room…

 Dear lady in the shop, in the hair tools and accessories section (in a well known chain store of beauty and health products) I happened to be looking for a new hairbrush, so I stopped and stood next to you as you were apparently doing the same. I picked up a brush to see if […]

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When NO means no. In other words stop trying to sell me stuff!

Don’t get me wrong, I am all for people making a living, running successful businesses, getting themselves to where they want to be, I am  one of those people, trying to live a dream, provide for my family, be something more… However, when someone approaches me and uses guilt tactics (you could work for our […]

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Saturday’s Strop – I’m not adding you on LinkedIn

So I normally do a Friday’s Rant from the Soapbox in MY Living Room each week, when I have something to get off my chest but yesterday got too busy, so instead, you have Saturday’s Strop to enjoy…   Yes, I know it’s not Friday…  I’ll keep it brief, it is the weekend and you […]

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