“What are you going to do in America, Amy?”
The question that has been asked umpteen times and the question that has been answered in so many different ways, depending on my mood at the time, and the number of times I had been asked it that day/week/month.
Today I have a better answer than “I don’t really know yet”. Continue reading
Have you ever looked at your bookcase and realised that there are books on there that you never actually finished reading? I have. There are 19 books on my book shelf that I haven’t finished or even started reading! 19! So I have been thinking (Oh no, I hear you say!), I want to be able to read more books! I know it comes down to having the time, but that’s something that I have a lot of at the moment. So why not? Here’s my list of 8 books that are starting off my list for 2017.
Me Before You – Jojo Moyes
This is a book that got a lot of attention last year, possibly because of the film adaptation*? And I have to be honest, I haven’t seen it. I’m one of those people who has to read the book before seeing the movie. I think reading a book is such a personal experience because you can make of it what you will. Growing up reading Harry Potter, Continue reading
Today has been a win. A win that I have resisted the two Reese’s eggs sat on the worktop, but more importantly, a win that I have started the ball rolling on being able to get back into the classroom and back to teaching. So, if you are one of the people who has asked me over the past 2+ years whether I will continue teaching while living in America, today I can confidently answer: yes I will! Continue reading