Happiness Project – week 7

Brilliant and happy things this week: Being asked to be my best friend’s bridesmaid when she gets married – so the pressure’s on to give her an awesome day on my wedding so she doesn’t give me some hideous revenge dress 😉 Having my hair cut and coloured; always makes me feel good. Finally going to the craft fabric shop in Saltaire which it turns out is a fabric lover’s heaven and I predict a woeful amount of spending there on my part. Plus had a really nice conversation with the owner, a very friendly lady Buying fabric for diy …

Happiness Project – week 6

Things that made me happy this week:   My birthday!! That really took over the entire week in a brilliant way  and I was so grateful and thrilled by all the people who wished me happy birthday and brought me presents, cards etc so really my list this week is a little same-y!   Birthday dinner at TGI Friday with my wonderful fiancé Said wonderful fiancé making a huge effort with my birthday and making me feel very special indeed Friends on Facebook saying hello Brilliant faculty who really know how to do birthdays in style! Two birthday cakes 🙂 …

Happiness project – week 5

 Things that have made me happy this week: Getting my car fixed and back on the road A really great y10 class Hard work and putting myself forward paying off Enjoying where I work Snow! So pretty even though there’s no snow day 🙂 Starting to re watch Buffy again Still enjoying wearing my January sales dresses! Sorting out my wardrobe so it’s tidy and organised – I found things I’d forgotten I had…oops! Getting all the textured wallpaper off the ceiling in the hallway and feeling like we’re making real progress on it. Rowing 1000m in 4.44minutes! Then cutting …

Happiness Project Week 4

Brilliant things this week…… * Coming home to a warm hug after a stressful journey * Being reminded that I am generally a very competent person, lucky in my life, and can therefore cope with many many things * Phone call from a friend to tell me how awesomely confident she is 🙂 * Giving a successful birthday present from LiteraryEmporium – I LOVE their stuff, very cool. * Starting to write a poem * Watching the Blogcademy guide to blogging! * stripping the wallpaper from our hallway so we can move onto lining and painting it! It’s a house …

Happiness Project Week 3

Awesome things this week….or quietly brilliant * Working on our wedding invitations * Nails growing! with additional sparkle 😉 * Keeping up to date with all my work – Friday arrives and still feel unstressed * Wearing another January sales dress to work and getting compliments * Wearing a Christmas necklace (locket from my sister) and being asked about it * feeling valued at work * More effort at texting friends…some way to go, I know Im rubbish at this but am working on it * Reaching Friday up to date with work so having a school-free weekend! * Taking …

Happiness project week 2

Things that have made me happy this week: * Some brilliant work done by students * Finishing reading Little Women – rereading as an adult, learning loads of inspiring ideas about relationships from Marmee and Jo’s advice! * Seeing some students from last year who are loving university. * Starting to read Light Years by Elizabeth Jane Howard – I’ve got the next two to come after that as well! * Wearing some of my new dresses to work, and loving the compliments from staff * Wearing a new necklace to work and loving the compliments from students! * Friday …