The Lockdown – Day 27: BBQ Ready

16th April 2020 – Thursday I woke up this morning forgetting that I had a work telephone meeting via the tele-kit. Eeeek … so I quickly dialled in and listen to people I don’t know asking questions about the current issue of people not working due to isolation. It was actually very interesting, although IContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 27: BBQ Ready”

The Lockdown – Day 26: The Midweek Special

15th April 2020 – Wednesday I’m feeling a bit better today. I think I am learning to stress less about the things I can’t control and believe in the notion that everything will be ok … it’s got to be ok right? I kept myself busy today and again spent the day in the kitchen.Continue reading “The Lockdown – Day 26: The Midweek Special”

The Lockdown – Day 25: What Day Is It Again?

14th April 2020 – Tuesday We are now on the way to day 25 of this nonsense … I mean lockdown. Are we seeing any improvements in numbers? I don’t think so. It’s getting tiresome now. I really want to go hangout with my friends, go on a day trip somewhere … go get aContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 25: What Day Is It Again?”

The Lockdown – Day 24: A Chill In The Air

13th April 2020 – Monday Easter Monday! It’s Bank Holiday Monday aka Easter Monday. This is the first year that I forgot to get Easter eggs for the kids. I totally forgot but you know what, they weren’t that bothered anyway. As a matter of fact they don’t even eat their eggs – I recentlyContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 24: A Chill In The Air”

The Lockdown – Day 23: Happy Easter Sunday

12th April 2020 – Sunday Happy Easter Sunday! Ok, my anxiety is somewhat over. I didn’t sleep very well – but I’m ok. I did wake up with a headache and super tired. Gosh, what a time to suffer from anxiety and mental health problems eh? Here’s a little bit about my anxiety and mentalContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 23: Happy Easter Sunday”

The Lockdown – Day 22: Anxiety and Burgers

11th April 2020 – Saturday I’m feeling extensive anxiety this evening  … the current situation with the coronavirus seems to be getting out of control and I am continuously thinking about what would happen if I catch it? What would it feel like? Will staying isolation guarantee that I will remain safe? This evening IContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 22: Anxiety and Burgers”

The Lockdown – Day 21: Easter Weekend Is A No Show

10th April 2020 – Friday Happy Good Friday (if there is such a thing?). I’m feeling much better today. Nothing that a swig of Day Nurse and a day of rest can’t do for me. To be honest … I think it’s my hayfever playing up also which is also making me feel very rough.Continue reading “The Lockdown – Day 21: Easter Weekend Is A No Show”

The Lockdown – Day 20: Officially Rundown

9th April 2020 – Thursday I couldn’t sleep last night. I wasn’t feeling too great … hot and cold flushes and feeling restless. I managed to drift off to sleep around 5am only to wake up again at 8am for breakfast and home schooling. I felt awful this morning. My asthma was playing up, myContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 20: Officially Rundown”

The Lockdown – Day 19: Exhausted Much?

8th April 2020 – Wednesday I’m going to keep it short and sweet today. It’s been a long day … or should I say a long couple of weeks. My body is aching and I have a headache right now. I’m not feeling too great, I feel really run down – my glands feel aContinue reading “The Lockdown – Day 19: Exhausted Much?”

The Lockdown Day 18: Lockdown Weight Gains

7th April 2020 – Tuesday Another day of home schooling … and also the kids’ Kumon teacher did a Zoom online session with them to make sure they are on the right track. Skye is doing really well and is currently beginning to learn about algebra (she’s 11 years old) and Devon is struggling aContinue reading “The Lockdown Day 18: Lockdown Weight Gains”