At Work: Hallway Chats

The modern workplace is a bloody moral minefield. Hallway chats are something I need to stop walking into. Pardon the pun.  Hallway chats are like some weird pressured game in which you start with ‘Nice shoes’ and end with ‘My neighbours daughter visits once a week and said the same thing’. I think that it’s got to do with the weird time constraints and passing of one another. Towards the end of last year I made a vow that I would stop making conversation in the corridors at work. Mainly because I always seemed to talk in a weird tone or at … Continue reading At Work: Hallway Chats

Marie Kondo and The eBay Obsession: Will I Ever Be A True Minimalist?

 Probs not. Okay we can all go home now. KIIIDDDDIINNNNGGG. I may have written about my Marie Kondo love before but I am still on this bandwagon. The clearing out/shopping/eBay bandwagon which takes up way more headspace than it should. Seriously. I thought culling was meant to make life simpler, not make me second guess whether I still, in fact I have too much stuff? I have started to realise, perhaps a little belatedly, that, this clear out stuff, in one way, is all just a big test as to whether I can indeed let go of certain aspects of … Continue reading Marie Kondo and The eBay Obsession: Will I Ever Be A True Minimalist?