November
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November

As the colour fades from everything I realise that the best of Autumn has well and truly passed me by. The fallen leaves have lost their crunch and now everything is rotting and dying around me as we creep into that weird seasonal inbetween. Bring on the morning frosts! All my knitwear is waiting!

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Knitting while fat
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Knitting while fat

Hey, so… I’m fat. I don’t use the F word to garner sympathy or in hope someone will declare me to be anything but fat. I use it because that’s what I am and I’m ok with that. Most of the time people feel the only way to respond to such a blunt statement is to throw other adjectives at me; I’m curvy, squishy, plus-size, big boned… I’ve heard them all and to be quite frank about the whole thing……

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The importance of having a ME day
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The importance of having a ME day

Life at the moment is a little hit and miss. Probably more miss than hit, if I’m being honest, but I refuse to let it get the better of me. I need to focus on good things, no matter how small they are; such managing to buy myself a huge bag of Blueberry Pancake tea from the Bluebird Tea Co. before it got taken out of the store, or thoroughly enjoying Beauty & the Beast at the cinema, and even…

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January
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January

Well. January has certainly been a month, hasn’t it? You’d have to be willfully ignorant to not see the state the world is right now; home and abroad is in chaos and it’s all so overwhelming that I’ve had to shut myself off from most social media for a while just so I can breathe. On a smaller, less globally terrifying scale, I have a few goals to work on for this year: Get focused on my studying and finish…

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