My mum tried to top up her mobile last week-end. She decided that, because she was abroad, it would be easier to do it over the phone, using the voice-mail options. It took her, my dad and myself about 30 minutes before we eventually worked out the reason why it
As part of my search for a new career, I have been investigating a variety of options. I have spent Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day volunteering with the homeless charity Crisis. I volunteered to help the Stratford center welcome up to 170 homeless people a day. Our aim
What I really mean is… A few years ago, I painted a picture of a woman giving birth. I wanted to represent the pain and trauma of child birth and I did such a good job of it that it made people feel queasy. Some mothers friends of mine told
Last week, I had to put a budget together as part of the application process for a scholarship fund. So I tried to put myself in the shoes of the full-time student that I will be in 7 months, and I listed all the expenses I’ll be likely to have.
So if I take back my list of things to do from a few weeks ago, I think I am a few steps closer to my goal. 10) Create an internet site for my paintings and my blog. Almost there! I have my own domain name, transferred the important bits