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Jenni

Blog posts about my life, habits, experiments, cats, friends, events, emotions, and general day-to-day things all fall into this category. If you’re looking for the more personal side of my blog, this is it!

Simplicity

Simplicity

For the past few weeks I’ve been really depressed, so I’ve been trying to mull over why I feel so bad and what I can do to fix it.

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The lost woods

The Lost Woods

For those not in the know, I work in what I half-affectionately, half-despairingly call ‘The Wilderness’ (aka woodland/the countryside).

Having grown up in the suburbs (ugh) and later moving to a fairly small city (yay), The Wilderness is not my favourite thing. Not least because there’s no internet in some areas (screaming).

Oh, and the small fact that the commute from work takes two hours on a bad day.

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A month of Sundays

A month of Sundays

There’s something inherently depressing about Sundays, especially later on in the afternoon and evening. It’s too easy to spend it slumped in front of the TV, desperately clinging on to the last few hours of freedom.1 In the past Sundays have traditionally been our board gaming evenings, but since I have to get up really early for work now, we’ve been doing them less recently. I do really miss them, but getting a proper amount of sleep before a full week of work makes a big difference!

The first couple of Sundays this month we happened to have plans, so of course I had to make plans for the rest of them once I realised how much better they could be.

It’s amazing to still have something to look forward to on a Sunday afternoon, and it makes a big difference to my outlook. The weekend somehow feels longer, which is always a bonus!

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  1. Dramatic? Me?