2018 · Bible · Christianity · Church · Faith · God · God's love · Holy Spirit · Jesus

Learning to…

Part of my job (well, okay, all of my job) is being in lessons and helping the students to access the lesson to their full potential. Today, as I do every other Monday, I was in a Year 8 RE lesson where the lesson title was 'What is Christianity?' I remember these lessons well from… Continue reading Learning to…

2018 · anxiety · depression · lonely · mental illness

Little Things

Over the past couple of weeks, scrap that, for as long as I can remember - I've been feeling really rather shitty. Sure, I can put the perfectly edited pictures up on Instagram and I can tweet to my hearts content. I can even put on the smile and play Good Cop Miss Hughes at… Continue reading Little Things

2018 · family · friends · God · Relationships

To My (Un-Official) Adoptive Parents

To My (Un-Official) Adoptive Parents, Here's something I want to say. I could never get the courage to speak the words to your face no matter how many times I rehearsed the lines in my head. As I lie in bed trying to get to sleep as the world around me feels bleak, tears well… Continue reading To My (Un-Official) Adoptive Parents

2017 · reflection · remembering · thankful

Thanksgiving on the Blogosphere

It's Thanksgiving Thursday, so a big Happy Thanksgiving to any of my American followers/occasional readers/I don't know what I'm doing here readers. I hope you're all having a fabulous holiday celebrating however you may be celebrating. We don't really celebrate Thanksgiving here in the good old United Kingdom, but that does not mean that I… Continue reading Thanksgiving on the Blogosphere