Restaurant Review: Zizzi, Maidstone

      I’ve written a few restaurant reviews in my time … Villagio, Zippers, and the disastrous Eight … and one thing is constant, I’m always honest.  Whether the restaurant is great, average or downright horrible … I’m afraid you’ll get the truth.  Which is a good thing, right?   Right.   So this […]

What Happens When You Put Yourself First?

    Two weeks ago, I went back to the gym for the first time in six months (see serious gym face above.)   I’m not built for exercise (clearly … #TheGirls) and I’m especially not built for running.  As much as I’ve always gone to gyms, I’ve never found it easy.  I’m 43, overweight […]

The Old Man That Made Me Cry

    Last week was very weird.  I really wasn’t myself, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but I found myself crying a lot.  You see I’m not a particularly over-emotional person, although I obviously cry at Comic Reliefy type programmes and kids being cute on TV – I’m not made of stone – but […]

The Day I Spilt Hot Coffee Over A Disabled Lady In A Wheelchair

    On a scale of 1:10 of horrific days, today scores quite highly.  I think the blog title ‘might’ give it away slightly.   A smear test at 8.30am aside (sorry!) … the sun was shining this morning and I was in good spirits.  I was finally having a TV service installed in the […]