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It's about to get serious!

Today was one of those days where the fun stopped, and the serious work began. We were divided in...
1011Sep 28

And the winner is...

This week, we have had a film project at school, which we had to show today. The best video would wi...
730Oct 15

No Time to Die - a review!

Earlier today, I went to the cinema to catch the 25th Bond film, No Time to Die. With me was my moth...
931Oct 9

Second work experience week planned, and plans for the weekend.

My first work experience week as a mover was very hard work, but it was also rewarding. I have a new...
992Oct 8

Dinner with K. Again.

Yesterday was a lot of fun. Thursday, I asked K if she wanted to go out and get some dinner on Satur...
460Oct 3

I have learned a lot - and something about myself.

Last week was work experience week. I told myself "I am not interested in moving companies", so what...
652Sep 27

13 days since my second covid vaccine shot. What's the status?

In short - great! I don't feel any different than before I was vaccinated. No 5G.. No Wifi.. I feel...
1832Aug 23

Hello weekend! I have been expecting you!

After yet another week with a lot of learning, I am VERY happy it's the weekend. I will spend it doi...
1211Sep 10

First certificate in the books!

These past few weeks have been full of school stuff. I have learned a great deal, and I can feel my...
820Sep 9

40th birthday plans settled.

I know that I went on and on in my last blog, that this was a "part 1", but after last night, I deci...
1725Aug 14

My school week ended with a lashing session lasting 1.5 hours..

I am beginning to really love what I am studying, now that the practical side of the education is sh...
1250Sep 2

I almost panicked - until I received the best news ever!

Monday morning, K informed me that she was home sick with sore throat, headache, pressure around her...
1480Aug 31

Jumping head first into the horror genre!

I have decided to jump into the horror genre. There are a lot of good ones out there, but there are...
1532Aug 9

A fantastic evening with K was ruined by my own body.

Thursday, I got a message from K asking if I wanted to join her at a concert on Friday afternoon. I...
2044Aug 28

"How about you work here for a week at some point of your choosing?"

I have spent the past week and a halfs time emailing companies, saying that I had begun my truck dri...
1292Aug 26

Attending my first truck show!

I deleted the previous blog, because it didn't give any information about the event. So here goes wi...
770Aug 25

Apprenticeship interview today plus another one next week.

Earlier today, I went to a haulage company for a small interview. They wanted to see who I was, and...
1435Aug 20

Possible apprenticeship secured!

In order for me to progress from the basic course to the main course of the truck driver education,...
1394Aug 18

"This is how you strap a load on a truck" and an almost unobtainable dream

That was the first exercise today. We were instructed on how to safely secure a load, this instance...
1010Aug 19

It's getting serious now! Sort of..

Today, we had three exercises, a test and some information to go through. Seeing as I'm still in the...
1240Aug 18

Day one of my new trucking life!

The day I have been looking forward to since I had the interview is here - the day I am starting my...
1736Aug 16

Playing with FIRE, escaping a smoke filled bus and taking a mock theory test. Did I pass it?

This morning, we were greeted with rain.. Lots and lots of rain! But that didn't stop us from doing...
1176Aug 17

Hearing from R and meeting a new friend on Bumble.

I am a creature of habit. Every morning I check my phone immediately after I wake up, to see what ti...
1272Aug 15

Second covid vaccine shot acquired!

It's now been a few hours since my second dose of the covid vaccine was administered, and so far I f...
30124Aug 10

Covid vaccine side effects arrived yesterday!

After the second shot was administered, I felt great. Like nothing could shoot me down.. Thirteen ho...
28518Aug 11

Birthday bash and saying goodbye to someone

My youngest niece turned 9 yesterday, so we were having a birthday celebration for her today. It was...
1281Aug 7

Thinking about what to do for my 40th birthday. Idea 1: Garden party.

I might have celebrated my 37th birthday two months ago exactly, but it's never too early to plan my...
1222Aug 13

Feeling back to normal again!

Yesterday morning, I went to my aunts place for some lunch, and a few hours later, I was back home,...
870Aug 12

Week one of my education!

I got an email earlier today, from the school where I am set to begin my trucker education. It was v...
1795Aug 6

Upgrading and shuffling furniture around

I went to the hardware store today, and I got some LEDs for the room, and some wire clips. When I go...
1113Aug 5

It's the small things..

I am slowly... Slowly.. Unpacking here. I have decided to take it very slow with getting all the thi...
1051Aug 4

Almost situated in the new place

Ah yes, the joy of moving twice in less than six months.. But I plan to stay here for a long period...
1514Aug 3

Dinner with K.

Earlier today, K sent me a message asking if I had laid any plans for today. I told her no, just a s...
1280Jul 30

That came out of nowhere!

I am the admin of two Slipknot fan groups on Facebook, and I am what the media calls a superfan. Any...
1120Jul 30

A small rant

Oh boy, these rant blogs are rare, but they do happen.. So what has sparked my ire today? What made...
27813Jul 27

Watching the Olympics made me realize I am severely out of shape!

As most of you... Well... Hopefully most of you do, I am watching the Olympics from Tokyo. It's fant...
1381Jul 26

Gearing up for the move! Plus dating fails..

Soon I will pack my belongings and move to a bigger room about ten minutes from me. It's the second...
1933Jul 22

A simple question but no answers given..

I need to stop joining debates on Twitter, because they leave me quite exhausted. Not because of the...
24911Jul 19

Feeling like myself again! (vaccine update)

It's been a few days since my first covid jab, and I'm now back to feeling great again. I went to be...
1413Jul 9

It's been a VERY long day!

As I laid myself down in my bed yesterday evening, my left shoulder was getting more and more sore....
2276Jul 6

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