Productivity Fridays, Anyone?

If you were picking an optimum day on which to be productive, it would be a Monday. I know I favour Mondays myself for cracking on. And then I generally follow it up with a nifty Tuesday, a stonking Wednesday and a fabulous Thursday. But by Friday, I’m usually giving myself permission to slack off a bit. Often I am scheduled for my regular appointment at the beauty salon starting at 4 p.m. which means I am on my metaphorical bike by 3.30. Poets’ Day. Normally I wouldn’t pick a Friday for giant-killing tasks. I might pick something itty-bitty instead. […]

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My Busy, Busy Life (Not)

When helping a poorly friend recently by delivering some groceries to her when she was too ill to get out of the house, I lost my favourite reading glasses. Sainsbury’s said that no-one had handed them in. It’s a mystery, frankly, as I normally wear them on the top of my head but I bumped into someone I hadn’t seen for eight years – a judge, no less – and it threw me. End result?  No glasses and no shopping list with the judge’s email address scribbled on the back of it. Which led to me being a bit sad […]

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