Social media's good for something. This morning, Facebook reminded me that I'm a Youth Worker, like I could forget. But four years on, am I some sort of superman and is Youth Work actually relevant?
2021 arrived and I decided to take on a huge challenge. Walk from Lands End to John O'Groats (LEJOG). This is Week 2.
In a time of uncertainty, is there really hope for the future?
What's our purpose? Do we have one? Does it really matter? There's been various articles and blogs I've seen recently that have focused on 'finding your purpose', but what does it all mean and why are we worrying about it all? I can't figure it out and I'm not laying claim to knowing the answer… Continue reading Purposeful Purpose?
Does it really matter that it's from Tesco, Primark, or a charity shop? I know I'm not a fashionista. I'll shop around and don't get hung up on whether it's got a tick or stripes or any other branding on it. Do I fall into that camp of sad loser because comfort is slightly more… Continue reading Bothered by bargain bonanza
Sometimes when you have an idea, you need to push yourself into taking action, no matter who's listening.
How much value do you put on your friendship? As much as you really think?
My life was being governed by a sticker with my name on and some big decisions were being made. By not leaping in with both feet, I've realised change is needed, and it's me who can bring about that change, at my pace.
There comes a time when you just have to accept that you're actually stronger than you give yourself credit for. Hold yourself accountable for your life. Believe in yourself. Others do. At least, that seems to be the ever emerging theme in my life, but as has been documented SO many times before, it's really… Continue reading What’s wrong with the unknown?
With Christmas well and truly out of the way, it's time to look to the future, but should be worried about what the future holds or embrace it head on?