50 Fun & Fabulous

What is happening next?

What is happening next?

I’m just trying to think if there has ever been a time when I haven’t known what is happening next?..you know..in life? We are children and follow the pattern of school terms. We count them..how many weeks until the next holiday, have the holiday, go back to school,...

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Proper Coffee Now

Proper Coffee Now

It arrived!!! Something I haven’t had for 6 weeks! Something that I like to have at least twice a day, extra hot...something I like to do with friends or enjoy on my own! It’s warm, wet and makes me feel good!...OK I am getting carried away....It’s my Nespresso coffee...

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Fun to be Fifteen?

Fun to be Fifteen?

I was just thinking about what to write about today...I have been to a few virtual meetings today starting with our year 10’s. The trickiest teenagers there are. 14 and 15 year olds..tricky! I can only speak from my 24 years as a Housemistress, for four years in a day...

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Its all about relationships

Its all about relationships

Up early! And ready to go today! Exercise and House assembly at 8.30 talking to the girls about Terry Waite. Here we are on day 39?? Of lockdown...I actually try not to count and I spoke to the girls about Terry who did over 1700 days in captivity. He was beaten and...

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Hot Hot Hot!

Hot Hot Hot!

Good to start with a lie in! But then the 30 minute energise (Bike & Biceps) in front of BBC Breakfast and I am ready to roll! I decided today I was going to dress up!...I feel so much better when I dress up...I think I sang better last Tuesday because I dressed...

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9 weeks to go of Boarding Life

9 weeks to go of Boarding Life

I started where I left off! Hair full of rollers and feeling down but after a chat with my protege Kate Milne I was bucked up and ready to roll! With rollers!! Loads to do checking my emojis...it should be easy shouldn’t it to just send me an emoji at 8.30 but not for...

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Not a good day

Not a good day

I’m not going to beat around the bush today but it hasn’t been a good day. It’s over 4 weeks now isn’t it and as much as I try to stay upbeat I am just not feeling it today...Chasing girls by seeing them at 3 roll calls a day is great... we can have a conversation...

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It’s all going to be Brilliant!

It’s all going to be Brilliant!

After the excitement of hitting the £1000 its all about roll calling these girls virtually this morning...Send me an emoji I said so that I know you are online and ready to go...I had a lot of dancing penguins, a few sunshine’s and some hearts ...nice.. The kids like...

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Got to £1000!

Got to £1000!

The day started with House assembly on TEAMS which went quite well...I asked the girls to all send me an emoji to say that they were there! Some very interesting emojis! I mean after my exercise session in front of BBc Breakfast! But it was the big day to get over the...

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First day back

First day back

It started well!! I got up early, about 6.45, did my 30 minute exercise, got in the shower thinking how clever I was that I had given myself lots of time to get ready without rushing and how in these three weeks it was nice to not rush. Did the hair, rollers and all!...

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