In some ways, becoming a writer was inevitable for me… … More My Long Term Relationship with Writing
My takeaway consumption has been obscene during lockdown. I have had plenty of time to cook 7 course meals every day, yet my boyfriend, Rory and I have had 9 takeaways during this time. NINE. That’s more than in the rest of our year and a half long relationship… But I would argue that lockdown has been hard; … More Is McDonalds the Saviour we need in Lockdown?
Ridiculous quarantine activities with me, Amber Middleton! Here I aim to drink 14 pints of tea … More Can I drink 14 pints of tea?
I’ve been working at a shop during the covid19 madness… here’s how that has been going… … More Grocery Store Gal
In case the title wasn’t clear enough: I’m writing a book… In fact I have been writing a book for few months now… It’s a bit out of the blue, but there we go, now you know. The book is all about my experiences in bar-work: a Diary of a Bartender, and will provide an insight … More I’m Writing a Book
I was going to title this; “how to live in a confined space with a smelly boy” but that sounded like I was living in a mens prison… As you may know, I live with my boyfriend in a tiny little studio flat, or ‘crack den’ in central Brighton. I love him and love living … More Living in a Tiny Space with a Significant Other
I would like to begin this post by saying I am not an adult in any way (despite trying to sound all knowledgable and helpful here), as this morning- while my boyfriend left for Madrid, I locked all my keys in the flat and am now stranded in a coffee shop. Cool cool cool cool … More Finishing uni: 1 year on
There are many many many many many (many many many many many many many maaaaaaaany) shit bits when it comes to bar work. And it’s hardly surprising: you’re working with drunk idiots. It’s the same whether you work in a little old man’s pub; a club, a student bar… There are ALWAYS funny stories to tell, as the … More Tales of a Barmaid – part 2
It’s time to get real people. I haven’t been blogging as regularly as I would have liked recently, however that does not mean I haven’t been writing and thinking and creating and doing even more thinking (I’m a big thinker), which I will get into in a minute. I’ve had a confusing few months of … More Am I a Writer now?
It’s a new(ish) month and therefore time for another post on what new thing I’m trying. And in case you haven’t already worked it out, for the month of April I’m becoming a MINIMALIST. (Disclaimer: It was going to be ‘March minimalism’ which sounded much cooler but time flew by a little too quickly.) This idea … More How I became a MINIMALIST