Tag Archives: Learning

The effing C word

The fucking C word, and I make no excuse for my language today, is here in my family. My statistical understanding is that it’s not just in MY family, but probably in yours too. You probably know someone who has … Continue reading

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I gave it a year…

I really did. I said to myself over a year ago that I would give it a year and see what happened. I would see where my career took me and see what would come up. I worked my arse … Continue reading

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Venice – a continued wander

I found myself at a Vaporetto stop and took the first boat to the Lido. Upon arrival I headed away from the main thoroughfare, as off the beaten track as you can get in Venice (that concept doesn’t exist as … Continue reading

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Venice – another point of view

  I wandered around Venice, after my leisurely Aperol Spritz. Not thinking, not planning, just wandering about with my camera…

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Going organic, or not.

So, in my first day of my organic mission, I have hit a stumbling block, which seems to add to my anti-organic view point. I called into Co-op on my way home for lunch, wanting some fruit as I’ve none … Continue reading

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Going organic…

I had a dream last night. And I am going to act upon it. I dreamed that I decided to go organic for the month leading up to my birthday and write about it. Why? Well there are a number … Continue reading

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Just a teacher…

Slightly random Sunday morning blog post – get a coffee! I have mentioned a number of times before, that when you teach English to foreigners; you tend to be so much more than “just a teacher”. I say this, since … Continue reading

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End of the year – what have we learned?

  It’s not been a bad year for GracieLiz, if you have seen my review, it was a pretty good year for the blog: I gained a few more followers – both from strangers and friends and had quite a … Continue reading

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a Christmas meal conspiracy

Is there a conspiracy created by mums all over the country, to ensure that all Christmas meals in restaurants are crap, so we enjoy theirs more on the actual day? Wouldn’t be hard in my house: my mum is an … Continue reading

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cookery books…

I’ve got quite a large collection of cookery books and with Christmas round the corner (as if you didn’t bloody know!) I am bound to get a few more. I currently live an hour away from where I grew up, … Continue reading

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